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Thursday, November 14, 2013

Bramford-Twinstead connection project to be put temporarily on hold until later date

A proposed 400,000 volt electricity connection between Bramford, near Ipswich, and Twinstead in Essex is now needed later than originally planned, according to National Grid, following updated information from power generation companies.National Grid...

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Wednesday, August 28, 2013

National Grid selects substation location for new power connection

National Grid chooses ‘well screened’ site south of Sudbury for proposed substationLocal opinions played ‘important part’ in decision Further opportunities to comment when we consult formally on the wider project Nat...

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Monday, March 25, 2013

Only a few days left to give National Grid your views

NewsThere are only a few days left to have your say on National Grid's proposals for a new electricity substation in north-east Essex.National Grid is reminding people living in or around north-east Essex that they have until 8 April to give their vi...

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Tuesday, February 26, 2013

National Grid confirms overhead line route around Hintlesham

National Grid has announced the route around Hintlesham for the new Bramford to Twinstead high-voltage power connection.The line is required to connect new power generation to the electricity transmission system in East Anglia.National Grid...

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Monday, February 11, 2013

National Grid starts consultation on new substation proposals

National Grid keen to hear views on proposals Consultation runs until 8 April – three public consultation events to be held National Grid is holding three public consultation events to listen to residents’ views on proposals for a new ele...

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Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Local consultation shapes power connection in the Stour Valley

Residents’ views have helped to shape National Grid’s proposals for a key part of the new Bramford to Twinstead Tee high-voltage power connection in north east Essex.National Grid has announced the location for a cable sealing end compoun...

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Thursday, October 25, 2012

National Grid outlines next steps for Bramford to Twinstead electricity connection as preferred route is confirmed

National Grid has outlined the next steps in its project to provide a high voltage power connection between Bramford, near Ipswich, and Twinstead Tee, south of Sudbury, for new low carbon and renewable energy sources in East Anglia.  The company...

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Tuesday, May 29, 2012

National Grid announces proposed underground sections for new Bramford to Twinstead electricity connection

National Grid has published its proposals to bury around eight kilometres of the new 400,000 Volt power connection between Bramford near Ipswich, and Twinstead Tee, south of Sudbury.Following two and a half years of extensive consultation with the pu...

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Tuesday, July 12, 2011

National Grid announces preferred option for Bramford-Twinstead Tee power connection

National Grid is today (12 July 2011) announcing its preferred corridor for a proposed 400,000 volt power connection between Bramford, near Ipswich, and Twinstead Tee, south of Sudbury, and explaining how local people can have their say during the ne...

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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

National Grid seeks views on its approach to undergrounding cables

National Grid is today (15 December) launching a public consultation into its approach to undergrounding the electricity lines needed to connect new power generation. The company is currently revising its approach to undergrounding and is now asking ...

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Thursday, June 10, 2010

National Grid lines up more information on Bramford-Twinstead connection

National Grid is holding a series of public events this month to provide additional technical information about its proposals for a new high voltage overhead power line between Bramford and Twinstead.The National Grid project team will be hosting ...

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Thursday, March 18, 2010

National Grid examines consultation responses

National Grid is carrying out the major task of examining hundreds of letters, emails and feedback forms in response to proposals for a new overhead line in south Suffolk and Essex.Since October residents, local authorities and statutory and non-stat...

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