The wholesale market section includes topics such as:
In response to a government request we have conducted a review of medium and long term gas security in Britain.
A full list of all working groups that meet to discuss gas wholesale market issues, including the National Grid Outlook seminars.
The retail market section includes topics such as:
Includes our work on building smarter markets and reforming the retail landscape through our Retail Market Review.
We have a range of core functions in relation to metering, including the transition to smart meters and gas meter reading and installation.
A full list of all working groups that meet to discuss gas retail market issues, including the Smarter Markets Coordination Group.
See the range of retail market information we publish on market performance to increase transparency and improve trust.
The transmission market section includes topics such as:
We set price controls for the gas transmission companies which own Britain’s national gas pipeline through an approach known as RIIO-T1.
Commercial scale Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS) may require changes to the National Transmission System which we oversee.
The National Transmission System is managed to allow enough gas in to meet demand, but not so much that it floods the system.
A full list of all working groups that meet to discuss gas transmission issues, including links to our RIIO-T1 forums.
The distribution networks section includes topics such as:
We encourage competition through the development of local gas transportation networks by Independent Gas Transporters.
We set price controls for gas distribution companies through an approach known as RIIO-GD1.
Gas Distribution Networks must explain to customers the principles of, and methods used to, calculate their charges.
We help to promote competition and foster a greater focus on sustainability through encouraging network innovation.