National Grid plc

National Grid Renewables Celebrates American Clean Power Week with Tours of First Solar Manufacturing Plant and Ohio Solar Project

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 7:23pm

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of American Clean Power Week 2022, National Grid Renewables hosted a two-day event to educate visitors on the economic benefits that solar energy projects provide national, state, and local communities. For a short video covering the two-day event, click here.

Key Points: 
  • Customers, partners, and community members first assembled for a tour of National Grid Renewables' Yellowbud Solar Project, a 274 megawatt (MW) project located in Ross and Pickaway counties, Ohio that is currently under construction.
  • "Across the nation, solar energy projects like Yellowbud Solar are providing significant positive economic impact on local, statewide, and national economies."
  • National Grid Renewables, part of the National Grid Ventures division of National Grid (NYSE: NGG), develops, owns, and operates large-scale renewable energy assets across the United States, including solar, wind, and energy storage.
  • National Grid Renewables supports National Grid's vision of being at the heart of a clean, fair, and affordable energy future for all.

Study Shows Order No. 1000 Transmission Solicitations Have Not Yielded Customer Savings or Improved Transmission Development Timelines

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 6:26pm

NOVI, Mich., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- ITC Holdings Corp. (ITC) and other members of the Developers Advocating Transmission Advancements (DATA) Coalition are calling attention to a new study showing that unintended consequences of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's (FERC) Order No. 1000 include project cost increases and schedule delays.

Key Points: 
  • 1000 in response to the growing challenge of planning and constructing new transmission to keep pace with national and state energy policy priorities.
  • The order allows for public utility transmission providers to use competitive bidding to solicit transmission projects or project developers.
  • Using six projects awarded to developers through competitive solicitations, the study investigated claims that Order No.
  • 1000 solicitations contribute to cost savings and the timely development of transmission infrastructure.

National Grid's first-of-its-kind renewable energy RFI validates a fossil-free energy strategy for the Northeast

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Tuesday, August 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

and BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- National Grid has located robust stocks of renewable natural gas (RNG) and hydrogen potentially available for its customers in Massachusetts and New York through the Company's first-of-its kind Northeast clean energy request for information (RFI) issued in May.

Key Points: 
  • and BROOKLYN, N.Y., Aug. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- National Grid has located robust stocks of renewable natural gas (RNG) and hydrogen potentially available for its customers in Massachusetts and New York through the Company's first-of-its kind Northeast clean energy request for information (RFI) issued in May.
  • National Grid has determined that these fossil-free energy supplies are either immediately available or could be online within two years of contracting the projects, validating the company's vision for fossil-free heat in the Northeast.
  • National Grid is focused on building a path to a more affordable, reliable clean energy future through our fossil-free vision .
  • National Grid is transforming our electricity and natural gas networks with smarter, cleaner, and more resilient energy solutions to meet the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED INVESTOR RELATIONS PROFESSIONAL JULIA WARD JOINS LAMBERT'S TOP-RANKED CAPITAL MARKETS TEAM

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Wednesday, August 10, 2022 - 3:00pm

NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lambert , an investor relations, public relations and integrated communications agency, announced that Julia Ward joined the company as Managing Director.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, Aug. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Lambert , an investor relations, public relations and integrated communications agency, announced that Julia Ward joined the company as Managing Director.
  • In this role, Ward will maximize her 20-plus years of investor relations (IR) expertise to drive strategy, growth, and account management initiatives for the financial services division within the Capital Markets group.
  • Most recently, Ward served as Senior Vice President of Investor Relations at First Horizon Corporation, where she helped develop and manage the institution's proactive investor relations strategy.
  • Before that, she spent over four years at Zions Bancorporation as Vice President and Senior Investor Relations Officer, where she played a key role on the top-ranked investor relations team.

TIGER INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS APPOINTS THREE NEW OPERATING PARTNERS

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Infrastructure Partners ("Tiger"), a pioneer in providing transformational growth capital to enable the creation of new infrastructure, today announced the appointment of three new Operating Partners.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Infrastructure Partners ("Tiger"), a pioneer in providing transformational growth capital to enable the creation of new infrastructure, today announced the appointment of three new Operating Partners.
  • Tiger CEO Emil W. Henry, Jr., stated: "Our human capital is crucial to our hands-on value creation strategy.
  • We look to our Operating Partners to provide us an edge in evaluating and managing investments and I have no doubt that Steve, Christine and Graham will serve well this critical purpose."
  • Tiger Infrastructure Partners is a leading middle market investor focused on providing transformational growth capital to enable the infrastructure of tomorrow.

TIGER INFRASTRUCTURE PARTNERS APPOINTS THREE NEW OPERATING PARTNERS

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Monday, August 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Infrastructure Partners ("Tiger"), a pioneer in providing transformational growth capital to enable the creation of new infrastructure, today announced the appointment of three new Operating Partners.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK and LONDON, Aug. 8, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Tiger Infrastructure Partners ("Tiger"), a pioneer in providing transformational growth capital to enable the creation of new infrastructure, today announced the appointment of three new Operating Partners.
  • Tiger CEO Emil W. Henry, Jr., stated: "Our human capital is crucial to our hands-on value creation strategy.
  • We look to our Operating Partners to provide us an edge in evaluating and managing investments and I have no doubt that Steve, Christine and Graham will serve well this critical purpose."
  • Tiger Infrastructure Partners is a leading middle market investor focused on providing transformational growth capital to enable the infrastructure of tomorrow.

DGAP-News: Shining a Light on One of the Fastest-Growing Companies in Solar Energy Space On the OTCQB

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 1:09pm

Thats why SinglePoint Inc. (OTCQB: SING) says it has been leveraging an aggressive acquisition and partnership strategy to build a nationwide renewable energy network.

Key Points: 
  • Thats why SinglePoint Inc. (OTCQB: SING) says it has been leveraging an aggressive acquisition and partnership strategy to build a nationwide renewable energy network.
  • This pairs with their goal of providing healthy living solutions with a current focus on solar energy and air purification.
  • The Company has acquired five subsidiaries, including Energy Wyze, BOX Pure Air , Direct Solar America, Ecodaptive, and Boston Solar.
  • SinglePoint is initially focused on building the largest network of renewable energy solutions and modernizing the traditional solar and energy storage model.

BCI ANNOUNCES 7.4 PER CENT ANNUAL RETURN FOR FISCAL 2022

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Thursday, July 21, 2022 - 2:00pm

Highlights for fiscal year ending March 31, 2022:

Key Points: 
  • Highlights for fiscal year ending March 31, 2022:
    British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI) announced today an annual combined pension plan return of 7.4 per cent, net of all fees, for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2022, against a combined market benchmark of 4.6 percent.
  • BCIs 10-year annualized return for combined pension plans is 9.1 per cent against a benchmark of 8.0 per cent, representing $13.2 billion of value-add.
  • Over the five-year period, BCI delivered an annualized return of 8.3 per cent, outperforming a benchmark of 7.3 per cent and generating $7.7 billion in added value.
  • Our pension plan clients remain fully funded, with funding ratios ranging from 105 per cent to 128 per cent.

Franklin Energy Awarded Implementation Contract for National Grid E-Commerce Marketplace

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Monday, July 18, 2022 - 2:15pm

PORT WASHINGTON, Wis., July 18, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Franklin Energy, a leading provider of end-to-end energy management solutions, announced today that they have been selected to implement National Grid's online marketplace, an enhanced e-commerce solution that enables customer engagement throughout the purchase process of products, services, and projects related to energy efficiency, demand response, and electrification programs.

Key Points: 
  • Through enhanced product selection and customer engagement features, Franklin Energy will provide technology and expertise for a seamless customer experience through National Grid's e-commerce marketplace.
  • "We worked closely with National Grid on the design of this customized, scalable marketplace to meet their unique needs, and we are excited to bring our experience and support to their customers," said Danielle Marquis, Franklin Energy Vice President of Solution Management.
  • "Franklin Energy and National Grid share a combined vision of delivering smarter, more resilient and affordable energy solutions to customers," said Marisa Uchin, Chief Strategy and Growth Officer of Franklin Energy.
  • Franklin Energy delivers end-to-end sustainable energy management solutions through a portfolio of intelligent products and services that lowers costs, reduces carbon and waste, and grows stronger communities and local economies.

National Grid Renewables Hosts Charitable Stuff-the-Bus Event at 200 MW Prairie Wolf Solar Project

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Friday, July 15, 2022 - 3:36pm

MINNEAPOLIS, July 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Alongside community members, project customers and partners, National Grid Renewables hosted a community celebration and Stuff-the-Bus event on July 13, 2022 at the Prairie Wolf Solar Project (Prairie Wolf) in Coles County, Illinois. The event celebrated the 200 megawatt (MW) project and the social and economic benefits it provides the local community and school district.

Key Points: 
  • MINNEAPOLIS, July 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Alongside community members, project customers and partners, National Grid Renewables hosted a community celebration and Stuff-the-Bus event on July 13, 2022 at the Prairie Wolf Solar Project (Prairie Wolf) in Coles County, Illinois.
  • The Prairie Wolf Education Fund is just one example of how National Grid Renewables prioritizes charitable giving and often implements charitable funds for the projects it owns and operates to benefit local community members.
  • "The Prairie Wolf Solar Project demonstrates National Grid Renewables' commitment to invest in the American economy, give back to local communities, and help build a more sustainable, clean energy future," stated Blake Nixon, President of National Grid Renewables.
  • National Grid Renewables, part of the National Grid Ventures division of National Grid (NYSE: NGG), develops, owns and operates large-scale renewable energy assets across the United States, including solar, wind and energy storage.