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National Grid is an international electricity and gas company. It transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. The Company owns and operates electricity and gas transmission networks in Great Britain. In addition, it jointly owns and operates transmission facilities, electricity and gas distribution networks in the US. The Company is also involved in gas metering, property management, liquefied natural gas (LNG) importation terminal, unregulated transmission pipeline, and LNG operations, as well as operates Great Britain-France interconnector. Further, it is engaged in solar power generation.
TypePublic
Founded1990
HQLondon, GB
Websitenationalgrid.com
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2021)23,069
Revenue (FY, 2019)£14.9 B(-2%)
Share Price (Feb 2021)£8.5
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at National Grid

John Pettigrew

John Pettigrew

Chief Executive
Alistair Todd

Alistair Todd

UK Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Peter Gershon

Peter Gershon

Chairman
Alice Delahunty

Alice Delahunty

President, Electricity Transmission
Nicola Shaw

Nicola Shaw

Executive Director, UK
Jonathan Dawson

Jonathan Dawson

Non-Executive Director
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National Grid Office Locations

National Grid has offices in London, Warrington, Bedford, Birmingham and in 6 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
1 - 3 Strand
Warrington, GB
Europa Court, Europa Blvd, Westbrook
Bedford, TX, US
Bedford, TX, USA
Birmingham, AL, US
Birmingham, AL, USA
Cambridge, MA, US
Cambridge, MA, USA
Lincoln, NE, US
Lincoln, NE, USA
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National Grid Financials and Metrics

National Grid Revenue

National Grid's revenue was reported to be £14.93 b in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

14.9b

Net income (FY, 2019)

1.5b

EBITDA (FY, 2019)

4.6b

EBIT (FY, 2019)

2.9b

Market capitalization (8-Feb-2021)

30.1b

Closing stock price (8-Feb-2021)

8.5

Cash (31-Mar-2019)

252.0m

EV

30.5b
National Grid's current market capitalization is £30.1 b.
GBPFY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

4.4b9.4b9.0b8.5b9.2b8.7b14.4b14.8b15.2b13.2b15.0b15.2b14.9b

Revenue growth, %

3%(1%)

Operating expense total

3.9b7.8b6.9b6.7b6.8b6.2b10.6b11.1b14.8b10.0b11.8b11.8b12.1b

EBITDA

3.4b5.2b3.7b1.9b4.8b4.9b5.0b4.6b
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

12.5k212.6m119.0m96.0m100.0m1.5b1.6b671.0m354.0m119.0m127.0m1.1b329.0m252.0m

Accounts Receivable

707.4m628.0m496.0m553.0m838.0m638.0m1.3b1.6b2.5b2.1b2.4b2.5b2.8b

Inventories

56.1m126.0m91.0m101.0m108.0m106.0m291.0m268.0m340.0m437.0m403.0m341.0m370.0m

Current Assets

12.5k5.9b6.0b5.0b4.8b3.8b7.3b9.6b7.5b6.0b6.3b13.6b6.7b7.9b
GBPFY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(487.0m)422.0m1.1b907.0m1.2b1.3b2.2b2.5b2.0b1.9b1.8b3.6b1.5b

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3b2.8b2.8b2.9b3.0b3.0b3.8b4.0b5.0b5.4b5.2b4.5b4.3b

Dividends Paid

264.6m530.0m609.0m731.0m745.0m730.0m1.4b1.1b1.1b1.3b1.5b4.5b1.2b

Cash From Financing Activities

454.6m174.0m(240.0m)1.1b(5.7b)1.5b2.7b(3.0b)(3.3b)(1.3b)69.0m(7.5b)(1.4b)
GBPFY, 2001

Financial Leverage

1 x
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National Grid Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

88/100

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National Grid Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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National Grid Online and Social Media Presence

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National Grid Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    70/100

  • CEO Rating

    A-

    74/100

  • Compensation

    B

    69/100

  • Diversity

    B

    69/100

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National Grid News and Updates

National Grid sees machine learning as the brains behind the utility business of the future

If the portfolio of a corporate venture capital firm can be taken as a signal for the strategic priorities of their parent companies, then National Grid has high hopes for automation as the future of the utility industry. The heavy emphasis on automation and machine learning from one of the nation’s…

U.K. Power Prices Jump After National Grid Warns of Supply Risks

U.K. Power Prices Jump After National Grid Warns of Supply Risks

National Grid receives more than £9m for launch of hydrogen research facility

The National Grid has announced that it is receiving millions of pounds of funding to launch a hydrogen research facility. The UK’s electricity company is set to be awarded £9.07m of funding from Ofgem to launch the new facility, which will test how gas transmission assets can be used to transport… …

National Grid faces breakup amid PM's green push

Boris Johnson’s push to reshape the energy industry in order to achieve the net zero target could reportedly see the The post National Grid faces breakup amid PM's green push appeared first on CityAM.

U.K. Electricity Price Spike Raises Questions for National Grid

U.K. Electricity Price Spike Raises Questions for National Grid

Energy company National Grid is determined to be part of the solution on climate issues. Here's how Badar Khan is helping to make that happen.

Summary List Placement More than half (59%) of consumers expect companies they do business with to take action on climate issues. As president of National Grid US, Badar Khan is investing in initiatives to drastically reduce greenhouse-gas emissions and shifting to renewable energy sources to help…
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National Grid Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was National Grid founded?

    National Grid was founded in 1990.

  • Who are National Grid key executives?

    National Grid's key executives are John Pettigrew, Alistair Todd and Peter Gershon.

  • How many employees does National Grid have?

    National Grid has 23,069 employees.

  • What is National Grid revenue?

    Latest National Grid annual revenue is £14.9 b.

  • What is National Grid revenue per employee?

    Latest National Grid revenue per employee is £647.3 k.

  • Who are National Grid competitors?

    Competitors of National Grid include Centrica, Exelon and Dominion Energy.

  • Where is National Grid headquarters?

    National Grid headquarters is located at 1 - 3 Strand, London.

  • Where are National Grid offices?

    National Grid has offices in London, Warrington, Bedford, Birmingham and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does National Grid have?

    National Grid has 10 offices.