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  • National Grid: Visual Impact Provision Stakeholder Advisory Group

  • National Grid logoNational Grid is an international electricity and gas company based in the UK and northeastern US. We play a vital role in connecting millions of people safely, reliably and efficiently to the energy they use.

    We are at the heart of one of the greatest challenges facing our society – delivering clean energy to support our world long into the future.

    We work with all our stakeholders to promote the development and implementation of sustainable, innovative and affordable energy solutions.

    George Mayhew, Corporate Affairs Director

    George joined National Grid in July 2006 and has responsibility for the Company’s UK & US Brand, Communications, Public Affairs and CSR activity. He is a member of the National Grid Executive Committee, a Trustee of The EMF Biological Research Trust, on the Board of the National Grid Foundation in the US and is the Executive Sponsor to Pride in the UK & US. He was previously on the Board of the UK Business Council for Sustainable Energy.

    "By working with a range of stakeholders at a national level on the Visual Impact Provision project, we have a major opportunity to mitigate the visual impact of transmission lines in the most beautiful landscapes throughout England and Wales. Through collaboration we aim to make the most of the fund, making decisions to select projects that are not only achievable but bring as wide a benefit as possible."