TITLE

UK's National Grid Gases Up for US Bid

AUTHOR(S)
Platt, Gordon
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Global Finance;Jun2002, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of National Grid Group to pursue U.S. acquisition bids after it completes its acquisition of Lattice group. Terms of the company's acquisition of Lattice; Aim of the Lattice acquisition; Share of National Grid in the U.S. electric utility market.
ACCESSION #
6772559

 

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