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Annual Report and Accounts 2020/21

National Grid ESO is the electricity system operator for Great Britain. We sit at the heart of the country’s energy network and it’s our job to make sure electricity is there when people need it. 

National Grid ESO is a legally separate business within the National Grid Group. We have our own Board, regulatory framework, and incentives programme.

We’re committed to being transparent with our actions as Electricity System Operator and sharing information with our stakeholders.

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Annual Report 2020/21

Our Annual Report and Accounts gives our customers and stakeholders an insight into how we conduct our business, and our performance.  

It covers Key Performance Indicators, financial performance, governance arrangements, as well as our detailed accounts.

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Annual Report 2019/20

Our 2019/20 Annual Report was our first annual report since the ESO became a legally sperate business within the National Grid Group in April 2019.

Download the 2019/20 report
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Our long term business plan

Our RIIO-2 Business Plan is founded on a vision for the next decade and beyond, focusing on how we must evolve to meet the challenges of the changing energy landscape and maximise benefits for consumers.

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How we're performing against the plan

We monitor our performance and produce reports to show the progress we’ve made on a monthly, quarterly, half-yearly, and yearly basis. See how we're doing.

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Future Energy Scenarios

Our Future Energy Scenarios (FES) details a range of different, credible ways to decarbonise our energy system as we strive towards the 2050 target. Find out more.