Company’s electricity field force maintains service for more than 10 million people, goes above and beyond to assist those in need
SOURCE: National Grid
- In Syracuse, one of our substation electricians saved a child from choking.
- A Fredonia crew saved a woman trapped in an overturned car.
- In Cape Cod, an emergency planner rescued a motorist from a submerged car.
All of these brave workers were recognized with the company’s lifesaving award, which is presented to National Grid staff whose unselfish acts in crisis situations saved others.
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National Grid is transforming our electricity and natural gas networks with smarter, cleaner, and more resilient energy solutions to meet the goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 80 percent by 2050. Our Northeast 80×50 Pathway is an industry-leading analysis for how to reach that goal in the states we serve, focusing on the power generation, heat, and transportation sectors.
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