Grid 'unhappy' as Ofgem puts review on ice

January 2010
Utility Week;1/15/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports that the National Grid has verbalized concern at the decision of the Office of Gas & Electricity Markets (Ofgem) in Great Britain to cancel for one year the next transmission price control review, which is due to be executed from April 1, 2012.


Related Articles

  • Ofgem ponders incentives for network extensions.  // Utility Week;5/12/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p4 

    The article reports that the British Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem) wants the first price control for the 8 gas distribution networks to include incentives for network extensions. Ofgem CEO Alistair Buchanan noted that had the networks remained in the ownership of the National...

  • Grid faces tight price control.  // Utility Week;10/21/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p14 

    Reports on a financial gap between the capital expenditure allowance of National Grid from 2006 to 2007 and the figure that has initially proposed by the British Office of Gas and Office Markets (Ofgem) for the price control of the transmission operator in Great Britain as of October 21, 2005. ...

  • Appeal court takes heat off National Grid Ofgem fine. Dowell, Katy // Lawyer;3/8/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 10, p10 

    The article reports that the Court of Appeal (COA) has reduced by 25 percent the fine imposed on National Grid Co. PLC by the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (OFGEM) in Great Britain.

  • £50m customer bonus from Grid carbon plan. Milne, Roger // Utility Week;5/14/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p6 

    The article reports on Office of Gas & Electricity Markets' (Ofgem) consultation document on National Grid's revised plan to convert one of its feeder pipelines into the St. Fergus terminal in northeast Scotland into a facility that will transport carbon dioxide.

  • Lines are open. Whittaker, Paul // Utility Week;11/12/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 14, p23 

    In this article the author explains National Grid's (NG) approach to balancing environmental concerns with long-term affordability and maintaining strong customer care commitment. The company is working with the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets and its stakeholders about the regulatory...

  • Ofgem will pursue Grid over meters.  // Utility Week;5/4/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p4 

    The article reports that National Grid has reacted angrily to the decision of the Office of Gas and Electricity Markets to continue with its Competition Act investigation into the company's contracts with suppliers for the provision of domestic gas meters in Great Britain. The regulator issued a...

  • National Grid backs down over regulator's price control reforms. Loveday, Trevor // Utility Week;3/8/2013, p7 

    The article reports that British power and gas transmission company National Grid has backed off from criticizing the British Office of Gas & Electricity Markets (Ofgem) for its regulatory price controls for the company's gas and power transmission units. The decision ended concerns that it will...

  • Grid access rights on hold.  // Utility Week;12/20/2002, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p5 

    Deals with a temporary incentive scheme for transmission network operator National Grid by British energy regulator Office of Gas and Electricity Markets in 2002. Duration of the scheme; Worth of balancing costs to be reduced by the scheme; Significance of the scheme to customers.

  • Blackouts Decision Made.  // Transmission & Distribution World;Jul2004, Vol. 56 Issue 7, p10 

    Reports on the Great Britain Office of Gas and Electricity Markets' decision that the National Grid Co. did not breach its legal obligations because of 2003's blackouts in London and Birmingham in England. Causes of the blackouts.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics