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"Even if it had been an eight or 10-year price control period, we would have had to put in some kind of half-way point to reassess the whole system anyway. So you might as well make it simple and reset it every fi ve years." NETWORK / 3 / SEPTEMBER 2018 T H E G R I D SEPTEMBER 2018 11% A trial of a mobile game run by Northern Powergrid found that players reduced their electricity consumption by this average. EDITORIAL Editor Alec Peachey t: 01342 332086 e: Group technical editor James Brockett, t: 01342 332024 e: Publishing director, utilities Ellen Bennett, t: 01342 3320864 e: Production controller Sharon Miller, t: 01342 332054 Business development manager Helen Smith, t: 01342 332109 e: Business development director Ed Roberts, t: 01342 332067, e: Membership manager Peter Bissell, t: 01342 332057, e: Brand marketing manager, utilities Ben Parker, t: 01342 332103, e: Publisher and chief executive Amanda Barnes, e: General enquiries 01342 332000 Printed by Buxton Press Palace Road, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 6AE Published by Faversham House Ltd, Windsor Court, Wood Street, East Grinstead, RH19 1UZ SEPTEMBER 2018 / Issue 25 / Interview with Ofgem's Akshay Kaul / Industry views on stakeholder engagement / Asset management / National Grid roundtable Carrying out a network upgrade NETWORKS.ONLINE 225MVA New cables bei ng installed as part of a power upgrade in Stalybridge are capable of supplying this amount of power. 205km The length of a proposed undersea electricity interconnector between the UK and Ireland. Network is a member of the Independent Press Standards Organisation (which regulates the UK's magazine and newspaper industry). We abide by the Editors' Code of Practice and are committed to upholding the highest standards of journalism. If you think that we have not met those standards and want to make a complaint, please contact the editor. If we are unable to resolve your complaint, or if you would like more information about IPSO or the Editors' Code, contact IPSO on 0300 123 2220 or visit "Regulation will ensure that all heat suppliers have to guarantee customer protection as well as designing and constructing schemes to ensure long term reliability and effi ciency." JODY PITTAWAY, HEAD OF PROJECT DEVELOPMENT AT SSE ENTERPRISE HEAT, PAGE 23. 5.5million This amount of new devices are connected to the Internet every day. 50MW The amount of instantaneous discharge capability expected at Highview Power's next liquid air energy storage plant. AKSHAY KAUL, DIRECTOR OF NETWORK PRICE CONTROLS AT OFGEM, PAGE 8.

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