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Ofgem confirms National Grid to create separate electricity system operator

August 3, 2017 - The UK’s National Grid will create a new company to separately operate its electricity system by April 2019. Ofgem confirmed the plans to set up a separate electricity system operator (ESO), which has a central role in planning and operating the power system. The regulator adds: “The role and the form of the ESO needs to adapt to keep pace with a system that is going through a process of change.” Read more...