Cadent, formerly known as National Grid Gas Distribution, is the largest distributor of gas in the UK. Cadent is responsible for the safe and efficient transportation of the gas to the end consumer, on behalf of the chosen supplier. There are eight regulated gas distribution networks in the UK, each covering a separate geographical region. Cadent owns and operates four networks covering the East of England, North London, the North West and the West Midlands.

Cadent facts:

– Distributes gas to nearly 11 million households and businesses

– More than 130,000 kilometres of pipeline

– Estimated regulated asset value of c. £9 billion