Powering into finals

The region’s electricity distributor Northern Powergrid has been shortlisted for a business award.

The company, which delivers power to 3.9 million homes and businesses in the North East, Yorkshire and Lincolnshire, is a finalist in the digital category of the North of England Excellence Awards.

It was selected for its approach to researching customers’ needs to create a website to support them.

The ceremony takes place on November 19 in Leeds.