National Grid Plc - 企業技術生態系統系列
National Grid Plc. - Enterprise Tech Ecosystem Series
National Grid Plc(National Grid)，是進行電力、天然氣輸配電的能源公共事業。 National Grid，擁有、營運電力、天然氣的輸配電網路。還有也作為供電經營者、系統操作員。
National Grid Plc (National Grid) is an energy utility, which transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. The company owns and operates electricity and gas transmission and distribution networks; and also serves as a transmission owner and system operator. National Grid offers installation and maintenance services to LNG suppliers and electricity metering; build and operates electricity inter-connectors; and performs insurance and corporate activities along with LNG storage activities. It operates as an energy monopoly entity regulated by The Office of Gas and Electricity Markets (Ofgem). The company has operations in the UK and North Eastern US.
National Grid is focusing on digitizing its energy distribution network, managing assets, system stability, service delivery, efficient build, and net zero carbon emissions through utilizing new digital solutions, establishing partnerships with technology companies, and establishing incubator programs to support community of start-ups, to drive its digital transformation initiative. For instance, the company is planning to offer superfast charging points for electric vehicles along Britain's motorways.
National Grid is exploring various emerging technologies like cybersecurity for threat detection, communication through encryption, and enhancing grid security.
National Grid adopted a cloud strategy to simplify and streamline its procurement operations, as previously the company relied on complex, aging systems. The company moved its procurement process to the cloud to reduce the operational costs and simplify the user experience.
The report provides information and insights intoNational Grid's activities, including -