Washington, D.C., December 29, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The Alliance to Save Energy (Alliance) Board of Directors has elected four individuals who will help support the Alliance’s mission of achieving a more energy-efficient future. We are confident that with their added expertise and support, the Alliance will soar to new heights in the year ahead. The newly elected Directors, who represent top business, utility and industry entities, include:
In the lead-up to COP 21, the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris, many Americans have rallied around a target year of 2050 for a decarbonized energy infrastructure in the U.S. As the leader of one of the nation’s largest electricity and natural gas utilities, you can count me in.
Done right, I believe that New York and New England, demonstrating national energy leadership, can get from our current levels of renewable and hydro power – less than 30% of the energy we use today – to a fully decarbonized energy network.
This week National Grid joined 153 other companies who have signed the American Business Act on Climate Pledge to demonstrate their support for action on climate change and the conclusion of a climate change agreement in Paris that takes a strong step forward toward a low-carbon, sustainable future.
A first of its kind—the microgrid could revolutionize our future energy networks
On this final stop in our Connect21 video series, hear all about our partnership with Clarkson University on a microgrid project in Potsdam, NY. It’s anything but small. In fact, Clarkson’s president predicts the partnership between National Grid and Clarkson University could revolutionize how the electric grid across the country is operated into the future.
WALTHAM, MASS., November 24, 2015 /3BL Media/ – The holiday season features festive lighting displays, family feasts, cold nights, and the shortest days of the year – what better time for customers to focus on energy efficiency? National Grid encourages customers to follow simple energy efficiency tips while decorating and entertaining this year to ensure that everyone enjoys safe, affordable, and environmentally friendly holidays.
National Grid US joins with other power producers to support rules regulating emissions
WALTHAM, Mass., November 23, 2015 /3BL Media/ – National Grid U.S. has joined a group of generators to legally intervene in support of the U.S Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan (CPP). The group, consisting of some of the nation’s cleanest energy suppliers, will explain that through investment in low- and zero-emissions generation capacity, the companies have reduced carbon dioxide emission within their generating fleets and portfolios, while continuing to provide reliable and affordable electricity to customers.