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Monday 28th November
We are at a critical point across the energy landscape. The decisions we make over the next 12 months will set the direction for how we will deliver a clean energy future for everyone. Join Jon Butterworth, CEO of Gas Transmission & Metering, as we explore some of the challenges facing the industry and GB as a whole. We will also discuss the policy landscape, signposting some of the key policy decisions being made in relation to energy.
Tuesday 29th November
Facilitating Commercial and Regulatory Change
Join Ian Radley, System Operations Director, as we explore the Gas Uniform Network Code (UNC). Industry codes underpin the electricity and gas wholesale and retail markets and 2022 has seen an unprecedented rate of change to these codes.
We will take you through the change process for the UNC, the physical and commercial impacts for customers and stakeholders, and our role in helping facilitate it.
We will be looking for your input as we ask how we can improve the process and our communication with the market; this is a can’t-miss opportunity for you to get involved in the debate and influence the future of the gas industry.
Wednesday 30th November
Join Mark Lissimore, Construction Director as we share a progress update on our construction programme and our performance in a number of key areas including our environmental and local community engagement. During the session we will also be asking your thoughts on how we can better engage with local communities.
Thursday 1st December
Accessing Energy Data
Building on our previous webinars, this session will address the feedback we’ve received on our Data Discovery Project and signpost future areas for improvement.
Join Mark Lissimore, Construction Director, as we look at the operational data we provide, your user experience feedback and how we will improve awareness, accessibility and visibility to ensure you have the data you need - in the format you need it.
Friday 2nd December
Operating the Network
Always a popular topic, once again we invite you to join Ian Radley, System Operations Director as we look at how gas gets from where it’s produced to where it’s used. We’ll cover the day to day running of the gas transmission system, managing supply and demand and how hydrogen could impact this. We will also look at challenges we face and how we anticipate and plan for them.
Monday 5th December
Join Tony Green, Hydrogen Director, as we look at all things blending. What do we mean by ‘blending’? How feasible is blending at a transmission level? Could blending start to decarbonise the energy system? What are the commercial implications of blended gases? We’ll discuss all this and more so come and join the conversation.
Tuesday 6th December
Transitioning to 100%
Transitioning to 100% hydrogen will support the decarbonisation of difficult to address sectors such as industry and power. Join Martin Cook, Commercial Director as we discuss latest developments to enable this transition including an update on market developments and regional projects.
Wednesday 7th December
Hydrogen Regulatory Framework
Developing a fit for purpose regulatory framework that will enable a whole energy system view whilst meeting the needs of consumers is critical for a successful transition to net zero. Join Tony Nixon, Director of Regulation as we explore some of the key areas being considered in this space.
Thursday 8th December
Monitoring and Mitigating Methane Emissions
Following on from our earlier engagement, we’re proud to update you on our latest performance in methane emissions management.
Join Steven Vallender, Asset Director, as we discuss progress against our plan and signpost what’s next.
As always, we’ll be hearing from industry experts, sharing some best practice in the field of methane detection and mitigation.
Friday 9th December
Future of Heat
Join Tony Green, Hydrogen Director, as we look at the future of heat. This is your opportunity to hear the latest thinking on this exciting and thought provoking subject that impacts us all. What will the future look like for heating? What are the options available and how does this fit in with getting us to Net Zero by 2050? This is your chance to join in the conversation.
Monday 12th December
FutureGrid - Progress Report
The FutureGrid Team are pleased to invite you to the official launch of the FutureGrid 2022 Annual Progress Report. With construction of the facility nearing completion, we’ll share our progress over the past 12 months and give you the opportunity to ask us about the project, learn more about our testing plan and tell us how you’d like to continue to engage.
Tuesday 13th December
Join Tony Green, Hydrogen Director, as we share our innovation strategy and ongoing activities with you. We'd love for you to get involved and to hear your thoughts on how we can progress innovation through to 2050 in our bid to support a smooth energy transition.
Wednesday 14th December
Driving a Positive Environmental and Community Impact
Join Jake Tudge, Corporate Affairs Director, as we explore how we are bringing our Purpose, Priorities and Values to life through our actions. Jake and the ESG team will share how we are working to minimise our impact on the planet and enhance the natural environment, whilst delivering positive social impact, in both the communities where we operate and wider society.