Committee publishes proposals for increasing UK energy supply resilience

Published: Monday, 06 January 2020 08:51

A Government-backed report into the blackouts in August that affected over 1 million customers in the UK has been published and recommends various measures to make Britain's power network more resilient, including providing more support for business continuity planning.

The report, prepared by the Energy Emergencies Executive Committee (E3C), proposes:

Business and Energy Secretary Andrea Leadsom has confirmed that the action plan from the report will be implemented in full.

Read the report.