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France on track to smash clean electricity export record in 2024

France has boosted electricity exports by 500% during the first quarter of 2024 from the same period in 2023, and is forecast to lift net electricity exports to a new record for the full year, according to data from Energy Charts and LSEG.

read more... 11/04/2024


Europe’s industrialists want deep reform of power market to tackle €800b grid spending gap

The European Union is facing a grid investment gap of €800 billion until 2030, finds a report commissioned by industry lobby group ERT, who call for another power market revamp to help address the issue.

read more... 09/04/2024


Massive electrification needed to reach 2050 climate goals

Mass electrification of light transport, buildings, and support for electrification of industrial processes will be essential, according to a new 2050 scenario.

read more... 03/04/2024


National Grid DSO unveils expansion plan

National Grid Electricity Distribution (NGED) has unveiled a two year action plan for its Distribution System Operator (DSO) at an event hosted at London’s Battersea Power Station.

read more... 29/03/2024


Ofgem greenlights £3.4bn for Scotland-Yorkshire electricity superhighway

A proposed 500 kilometre electricity superhighway between Scotland and Yorkshire has received provisional £3.4 billion funding, aiming to power up to two million homes

read more... 28/03/2024