Electricity Restored Following Nationwide Outages In Kenya And Uganda

Nationwide blackout hits Kenya and Uganda following a fault on a high voltage transmission line.

Nashville Blackout Leaves 130,000 In The Dark

Sunday wind storm leads to “record-breaking” number of power outages in Nashville, Tennessee.

Exploring 8 Of The Most Common Power Problems

Blackouts are just one of the power problems that can affect our electricity supplies. We take a look at sags,...

Portuguese Energy Giant Hit By $11 Million Ransomware Attack

Multinational utility company Energias de Portugal (EDP) falls victim to Ragnar Locker ransomware.

National Grid’s Summer Outlook – Keeping The Lights On During Covid-19

National Grid’s Summer Outlook explains the impact of coronavirus on the electricity network and the challenges posed by significantly lower...

11 Weirdest Things To Cause Power Cuts

Counting down some of the weirdest power cuts the world has ever seen.

What Impact Will The Roll-Out Of Electric Vehicles Have On Our Power Grid?

As electric vehicles become the mode of transport of choice in coming years, what are the implications for our power...

Keeping The Lights On During The Coronavirus Crisis

What steps are Britain’s network operators taking to minimise the risk posed by the spread of coronavirus?

What Role Does Inertia Play In A Modern Power Grid?

Exploring the role inertia plays in our electricity system and whether the transition to zero-carbon generation could pose problems.

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“Slow And Patchy” Progress Integrating Flexibility Into Grid, Report Warns

Report urges greater support for electricity network flexibility and demand side response to meet net zero target.