Tag: electricity

Power Investment Boosts London Electricity Developments
development

Power Investment Boosts London Electricity Developments

UK Power Network has invested £600 million to boost London’s electricity network. The company’s major works have enabled the redevelopment of the Greenwich Peninsula, Nine …

Morgan Sindall Wins Contract to Restore Dorset Landscape
Dorset

Morgan Sindall Wins Contract to Restore Dorset Landscape

The £80 million National Grid contract that will help restore views of the Dorset landscape has been offered to Morgan Sindall. The 400kV electricity cable …

Richborough Connection complete
electricity

Richborough Connection complete

National Grid and its contractors Murphy Eltel Joint Venture have finished building the new 20km high voltage electricity line between Richborough and Canterbury to connect …

Innovative Safety Fencing from Scott Parnell
Civil Engineering

Innovative Safety Fencing from Scott Parnell

Scott Parnell, the civil engineering firm, has managed to receive registered trademark status on its TouchSafe® GRP palisade fencing, which is the only product available …

Britain Went A Whole Day Without Coal-Fired Power
coal

Britain Went A Whole Day Without Coal-Fired Power

Coal has seen a significant decline over the last few years. In 2016 it accounted for just 9% of electricity generation and last month Britain …

Energy Firms Lock Horns over Potential Mid-period Review (MPR)
Civil Engineering

Energy Firms Lock Horns over Potential Mid-period Review (MPR)

Energy companies are divided over the need for a mid-period review (MPR) within the present eight-year price control for businesses operating both in electrical energy …