We invest in the
potential of energy.

And in entrepreneurs
with a provocative vision
for Energy & IT.

Disrupting ourselves
before we’re disrupted.

We invest in categories of one.
In genius that hits a target no one else can see.

Connecting ideas to energy.

Single point access to the National Grid global network.

It takes energy
to change the world.

NGP realizes the full potential of your idea,
creating enduring global impact.

Exactly Like Nothing Else

National Grid Partners is the utility industry’s first Silicon Valley-based VC & innovation firm. NGP was created to help National Grid disrupt itself and to lead company-wide innovation efforts beyond the edge of possible, to inspire and propel the IT & energy systems of tomorrow.

Our focus is broad and covers everything that can help National Grid better perform its core operations and play a role in the global disruption of energy. We are impact investors, yet patient & risk-tolerant: Smart Cities, Transportation, Industrial IoT, Space, AI, Blockchain, Energy Storage, SmartGrid & Big Data are categories of interest to us. We love fresh categories of one.

20 companies and counting

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