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His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh

09 April 2021

A statement on the death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh.


David Smith, Chief Executive of Energy Networks Association said:

“It is with great sorrow that we have learned of the death of His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh. On behalf of the United Kingdom's energy network operators, we send our deepest sympathies to Her Majesty The Queen and the Royal Family.”

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Energy Networks Association (ENA) is the industry body representing the energy networks. Our members include every major electricity network operator in the UK. The electricity networks are at the heart of the energy transition. They directly employ more than 26,000 people in the UK, including 1,500 apprentices. They are spending and investing £33bn in our electricity grids over the coming years, to ensure safe, reliable and secure energy supplies for the millions of homes and businesses reliant on power every day.

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