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Apr 18, 2013, 10:00 ET

National Grid Makes Community Connection For Earth Day 2013

 More than 600 National Grid employees will join forces with local communities to beautify parks and clean-up areas in need of attention all...

Mar 22, 2013, 10:43 ET

National Grid Begins Upgrade To Natural Gas Delivery System In Brooklyn And Queens

National Grid will begin construction of the Brooklyn/Queens Interconnect project this week, connecting the company's existing distribution...

Mar 21, 2013, 15:52 ET
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National Grid Community And Customer Manager To Be Recognized At Brooklyn "Rising Stars" Event

Aaron Choo, Manager, Community and Customer Management for National Grid – New York, will be recognized as one of the Brooklyn "Rising...

Mar 20, 2013, 12:16 ET

National Grid Urges Customers And Communities To Stay Safe This Spring During Sandy Rebuild Projects

As communities continue to recover from Hurricane Sandy, and spring weather brings more rebuilding and outdoor work by property owners, contractors...

Feb 12, 2013, 22:31 ET

National Grid Responds To State Of The Union

 National Grid commends President Barack Obama for reiterating his vision for America's energy future in his State of the Union speech tonight....

Dec 22, 2011, 15:30 ET

National Grid Applauds EPA's Release of Rule That Will Reduce Air Pollution From Power Plants

 National Grid today applauded the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for its release of the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS)....

Nov 03, 2011, 10:33 ET

National Grid Media Teleconference: Progress Update On Storm Restoration In Massachusetts

National Grid continues to work around the clock to restore customers affected by the severe weekend storm that, at the peak, affected more than...

Nov 02, 2011, 11:12 ET

National Grid Media Teleconference: Progress Update on Storm Restoration in Massachusetts

National Grid continues to work around the clock to restore customers affected by the severe weekend storm that, at the peak, affected more than...

Nov 01, 2011, 08:36 ET

National Grid Media Teleconference: Company Executive Provides Progress Update on Storm Restoration in Massachusetts

National Grid continues to work around the clock and is making significant progress restoring power to customers affected by the major October...

Oct 31, 2011, 08:45 ET

National Grid Media Teleconference: Company Executive to Provide Post-Storm Update for October Nor'Easter in Massachusetts

As Massachusetts recovers from the major October Nor'Easter that hit the region over the weekend, a National Grid executive will provide further...

Oct 30, 2011, 13:46 ET

National Grid Media Teleconference: Company Executive to Outline Magnitude of Impact From October Nor'easter In Massachusetts and National Grid's Response

With an early blast of winter weather delivering a blow from New England to the Mid-Atlantic region yesterday and this morning, a National Grid...

Nov 18, 2010, 02:46 ET

National Grid - Interim Results Interview With CEO

National Grid today releases 2010 interim results, unveiling a 45% increase in profit before tax up to GBP938m. In a video interview with...

May 20, 2010, 03:28 ET

National Grid - Preliminary Results Interview With CEO

National Grid CEO Steve Holliday reflects on the international electricity and gas company's full year results after profits before tax rose 12% to...

Nov 19, 2009, 03:21 ET

National Grid CEO Interviewed on Interim Results 2009

National Grid, the electricity and gas distribution company, announced "very strong" half-yearly results with pre-tax profits up by 16 per cent and...

May 15, 2008, 01:00 ET

National Grid Unveils 'Very Strong Performance'

LONDON, May 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a video interview, Steve Holliday, National Grid CEO, looks at the group's full year results which...

Oct 15, 2007, 01:00 ET

Advanced Energy Research Technology Center Being Built at Stony Brook University

STONY BROOK, N.Y., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Ground will be broken Tuesday for a $35 million energy center that will work to make alternative...

Sep 24, 2007, 01:00 ET

Boston's Landmark Gas Tank on Southeast Expressway to Get Name Change as KeySpan Transitions to National Grid

WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Starting Monday, September 24, commuters on the Southeast Expressway will notice that...

Jul 21, 2006, 01:00 ET
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National Grid - KeySpan Merger Provides Customer Savings and Creates a Platform to Help Customers Control Energy Costs

BROOKLYN, N.Y., and WESTBOROUGH, Mass., July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In a filing with the New York State Public Service Commission, KeySpan...

May 26, 2006, 01:00 ET
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National Grid and KeySpan File FERC Merger Application

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. and BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Grid (LSE: NG., NYSE: NGG) and KeySpan Corporation (NYSE: KSE)...

May 26, 2006, 01:00 ET
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National Grid and KeySpan File FERC Merger Application

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. and BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- National Grid (LSE: NG., NYSE: NGG) and KeySpan Corporation (NYSE: KSE)...