National Grid Releases Net Zero by 2050 Plan
October 02, 2020 at 08:30 AM EDT
SOURCE: National GridDESCRIPTION:
WALTHAM, MA, October 2, 2020 /3BL Media/ - National Grid today released its Net Zero by 2050 Plan, aimed at achieving net zero by 2050, including emissions from the sale of electricity and gas to customers. The plan builds on a recently announced Responsible Business Charter which laid out the Company’s commitments to the environment, employees, customers, and communities.
“Our Net Zero by 2050 Plan outlines our approach to exploring a wide range of solutions until we can deliver the affordable, reliable clean energy future our customers want and deserve – no later than 2050,” said Badar Khan, President, National Grid US. “We don’t have all the answers yet, and the path to both increase renewable energy and decarbonize heat will be challenging. We believe our electric and gas networks have a vital role in helping achieve net zero emissions and our announcement today is the beginning of a transformative journey of our business.”
The Company’s Net Zero by 2050 Plan identifies 10 key areas of focus:
Learn more about National Grid’s Responsible Business Charter and the National Grid US Net Zero by 2050 Plan: https://www.nationalgridus.com/responsible-business-commitments
About National Grid
National Grid (NYSE: NGG) is an electricity, natural gas, and clean energy delivery company serving more than 20 million people through our networks in New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island. National Grid is transforming our electricity and natural gas networks with smarter, cleaner, and more resilient energy solutions to meet the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
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