National Grid mulls 2030 CO2 target to drive cutting-edge clean tech investment

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Infrastructure giant explores new ways to reduce methane and harmful SF6 leaks from its networks in the UK and US

National Grid is poised to set ambitious new targets to slash its emissions from leaky pipes, pipe insulation, and generation in the US, as it seeks to become "climate positive" by 2050. Stuart Bailey,...

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