The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) is the UK's National Measurement Institute, and is a world-leading centre of excellence in developing and applying the most accurate measurement standards, science, and technology available.
For more than a century, the NPL has developed and maintained the nation’s primary measurement standards. These standards underpin the National Measurement System infrastructure of traceability throughout the UK and the world, ensuring accuracy and consistency of measurement. The NPL ensures that cutting-edge measurement science and technologies have a positive impact in the real world. They also deliver world-leading measurement solutions that are critical to commercial research and development, and support business success across the UK and the globe.
The National Grid is an international electricity and gas company based in the UK and the North-Eastern US. They play a vital role in connecting millions of people safely, reliably, and efficiently to the energy they use. Currently, they are at the heart of one of the greatest challenges facing our society - delivering clean energy to support our world long into the future.
Their experienced teams work with all of their stakeholders to promote the development and implementation of sustainable, innovative, and affordable energy solutions. The National Grid is proud that their work and their people underpin the prosperity and wellbeing of their customers, communities, and investors.
The Department for International Trade is responsible for promoting British trade across the world and ensuring that the UK takes advantage of the huge opportunities open to us. They are responsible for: