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    National Grid plc (NG.L)

    937.40 Up 5.50(0.59%) Feb 12, 12:14PM EST
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    National Grid plc
    1-3 Strand
    London, WC2N 5EH
    United Kingdom - Map
    Phone: 44 20 7004 3000
    Website: http://www.nationalgrid.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Diversified Utilities
    Full Time Employees:24,274

    Business Summary 

    National Grid plc transmits and distributes electricity and gas. The company operates through UK Electricity Transmission, UK Gas Transmission, UK Gas Distribution, and US Regulated segments. The UK Electricity Transmission segment owns and operates high voltage electricity transmission networks in Great Britain. It operates an electricity transmission system of approximately 7,200 kilometers (kms) of overhead line, 1,500 kms of underground cable, and 336 substations. The UK Gas Transmission segment owns gas transmission network in Great Britain and liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage facilities in the United Kingdom. This segment operates a gas transmission system of approximately 7,660 kms of high pressure pipe and 24 compressor stations connecting to 8 distribution networks and third-party independent systems. The UK Gas Distribution segment operates gas distribution system in Great Britain. It operates approximately 133,800 kms of gas distribution pipeline in the United Kingdom. The US Regulated segment operates gas and electricity distribution, and high voltage electricity transmission networks in New York and New England, as well as electricity generation facilities in New York. It operates an electricity transmission network of approximately 14,355 kms of overhead line, 169km underground cable, 520 transmission substations, and 644 distribution substations; electricity distribution network of approximately 116,636 circuit kms; a network of approximately 56,263 kms of gas pipeline, as well as 781 kms of gas transmission pipeline; 50 fossil fuel-powered units on Long Island; and 4.6 MW of solar generation in Massachusetts. The company also owns Great Britain-France electricity interconnector and a 224 km interconnector between New England and Canada; and is involved in gas metering, property management, LNG import terminal, unregulated transmission pipeline, and LNG operations. The company was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Steven John Holliday FREng, 59
    Group Chief Exec. Officer, Director and Member of Fin. Committee
    Mr. Andrew R. J. Bonfield , 53
    Fin. Director, Exec. Director, Chairman of Disclosure Committee, Member of Fin. Committee and Member of Safety, Environment & Health (Seh) Committee
    Mr. Nicholas Paul Winser CEng, FIET, FIGEM, CBE, FREng, 55
    Exec. Director of UK
    Mr. John Pettigrew , 47
    Exec. Director of UK and Exec. Director
    Ms. Alison H. Kay MBA,
    Gen. Counsel, Company Sec. and Member of Disclosure Committee
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in GBp.