Handy links to every article the Blackout report has published about the 9 August 2019 blackout.
National Grid ESO introduces new Dynamic Containment mechanism to help keep network frequency balanced.
Blackouts are just one of the power problems that can affect our electricity supplies. We take a look at sags, surges, and a few of the other most common issues…
Exploring the role inertia plays in our electricity system and whether the transition to zero-carbon generation could pose problems.
10-point action plan included in the E3C final report into 9 August blackout emphasises need to improve UK’s power resilience.
Three energy companies will pay a combined £10.5 million for their role in the 9 August blackout that left more than a million people across Britain without electricity.
We take a look at the crucial automatic defence mechanism designed to save the electricity system from complete collapse and examine its effectiveness in the aftermath of the 9 August blackout.
A major investigation into the 9 August blackout questions whether National Grid’s contingency plans for such a significant loss of power are “fit for purpose”.
National Grid’s final technical report into August’s blackout calls for review into whether the network has enough backup power to cope with similar incidents.
Nearly 500 MW of battery storage helped minimise the disruption during August’s power outage.