National Grid

National Grid is one of the world's largest utilities, focused on delivering energy safely, efficiently, reliably and responsibly. National Grid (LSE: NG.; NYSE:NGG) is an international electricity and gas company and one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world. We play a vital role in delivering gas and electricity to many millions of people across Great Britain and northeastern US in an efficient, reliable and safe manner. We are committed to safeguarding our global environment for future generations and providing all our customers with the highest standards of service through investment in our networks and through our talented, diverse workforce. National Grid owns the high-voltage electricity transmission network in England and Wales and operates the system across Great Britain. It also owns and operates the high pressure gas transmission system in Britain and its distribution business delivers gas to 11 million homes and businesses. In the US, National Grid distributes electricity to nearly five million customers in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York and Rhode Island. Owning 4,160 megawatts of electricity generation, it is the largest power producer in New York State supplying power to over one million customers on Long Island. It is also the largest distributor of natural gas in the northeastern US, delivering gas to 3.4 million customers in New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. National Grid also has a number of related businesses such as LNG importation and storage, land remediation and metering.
Warwickshire, GB
Size (employees)
25,068 (est)+4%
National Grid was founded in 1990 and is headquartered in Warwickshire, GB

National Grid Office Locations

National Grid has offices in Warwickshire, Essex, Hertfordshire, Coventry and in 41 other locations
Warwickshire, GB (HQ)
Warwick Technology Park Gallows Hill
Sindlesham, GB
St. Catherines Lodge Bearwood Road Wokingham Berkshire
Solihull, GB
Homer Rd
Leeds, GB
1100 Century Way Thorpe Park
Isle Of Grain, GB
Rochester Kent
Eakring, GB
Kirklington Rd Albermarle Cottages
Wokingham, GB
St. Catherines Lodge Bearwood Road
Derby, GB
Osprey House 5 Hunter Road Castle Donington
London, GB
1 3 Strand
Hertfordshire, GB
Cadwell Lane Hitchin

National Grid Data and Metrics

National Grid Financial Metrics

National Grid's revenue was reported to be £15.1 b in FY, 2016 which is a 1% decrease from the previous period.
Numbers are in £, GBP

Revenue (FY, 2016)

15.1 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

2.6 b

Market capitalization (22-Jun-2017)

34.5 b

Closing share price (22-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

127 m
National Grid's current market capitalization is £34.5 b.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


14.8 b15.2 b15.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

2.7 b2.6 b3 b

Net Income

2.5 b2 b2.6 b
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


354 m119 m127 m

Accounts Receivable

1.6 b2.5 b2.1 b

Current Assets

7.5 b6 b6.3 b


39.6 b43.1 b46.4 b


5.3 b5.9 b6.2 b

Total Assets

52.4 b55.1 b58.9 b

Accounts Payable

1.9 b2.1 b2 b

Current Liabilities

7.3 b7.4 b7.7 b

Retained Earnings

1.4 b960 m1.3 b

Total Equity

11.9 b12 b13.6 b

Financial Leverage

4.4 x4.6 x4.3 x
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

4 b5 b5.4 b

Cash From Financing Activities

(3 b)(3.3 b)(1.3 b)

Income Taxes Paid

(284 m)(617 m)(438 m)
Numbers are in £, GBPY, 2016


622.7 k

Financial Leverage

4.3 x

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