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Engineering and innovation

Our organisation is built on a foundation of engineering excellence and continuous innovation. Find out about our landmark engineering projects and how we innovate to serve our customers more effectively, provide greater value and shape the energy systems of the future. 

It’s what we do...

Engineering and innovation are central to our organisation, forming the foundation of what we do, day in, day out – keeping the lights on and the gas flowing; making sure we provide value for customers and communities; and, shaping the energy systems of the future.

We’re at the heart of the energy industry in the UK and the north eastern US. Our people thrive on developing and implementing solutions that address some of the biggest challenges the energy industry is facing: the rapid shift to renewable sources of energy; increasing interconnectivity between countries; the development of smart energy networks; and, the electrification of transport.

We work closely with our partners and suppliers, always with a focus on the needs of our customers and the communities we serve. 

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Engineering

Changing lives and making solutions possible

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Innovation

A cornerstone of continuous improvement.

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About us

Find out what shapes and directs our activities, how the organisation is structured, and corporate governance information.

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Our people

Our employees are the lifeblood of our business. Discover how they bring energy to life.

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Responsibility and sustainability

Being a responsible and sustainable company benefits our customers, communities, the environment and our business.

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Contact us

Find contact details for the part of National Grid that you want to get in touch with.

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