Our response to coronavirus

Find out how we're working to keep the electricity and gas flowing reliably throughout the outbreak.

National Grid Electricity Transmission

We help to connect you to the electricity you use. Every time you plug in your phone or flick a switch, we’ve played a part. 

We own the electricity transmission network in England and Wales, and we make sure electricity reaches homes and businesses safely, reliably and efficiently.

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Expert consultancy for your projects

Did you know that we can offer refurbishment and maintenance services for your equipment, as well as technical support and consultancy through our Engineering and Consultancy Solutions team? Our portfolio ranges from asset maintenance and replacement to emergency incident response and operational control. We can also advise and manage your self-build projects on your behalf. Take a look at our portfolio of services.

Engineering and Consultancy Solutions (ECS)


How do I connect?

Whether you have a large or small project, we're here to help you get connected to the national electricity transmission network. Find information and guidance about the connections journey.

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Our environmental future

Our electricity network is on a journey to a cleaner, greener future. Find the environmental targets we have set for our network and how we are reducing the environmental impacts of our direct and indirect operations.

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Working near our assets

Discover guidance and support for working near our electricity transmission assets, including overhead lines and underground cables.


Contact us

If you have a question for us, want to find out where we are located or have a complaint, then you're in the right place.