National Grid ESO has published its Frequency Risk and Control report, issuing four proposals in light of the 9 August 2019 blackout.
SP Energy Networks’ director of Network Planning & Regulation Scott Mathieson takes a look at the world-first renewable blackstart projects the DNO is currently working on.
National Grid ESO has awarded Black Start contracts in the South West and Midlands as part of a new competitive tender.
National Grid ESO has released an update on its Distributed ReStart project as it hits the halfway point.
The National Infrastructure Commission (NIC) has proposed a new framework for resilience should be implemented across the nation’s economic infrastructure as it has a "duty to prepare."
Current± caught up with National Grid ESO’s director of operations Duncan Burt about the process of Distributed ReStart blackout learnings and training for the rare event.
Ofgem’s investigation into National Grid's Electricity System Operator (ESO) is to continue in light of the 9 August blackout, with the regulator recommending a review into the Security and Quality of Supply Standard (SQSS).
Ofgem's investigation into the 9 August blackout has detailed why Hornsea One and Little Barford - the offshore wind farm and CCGT plant at the heart of the event - remained disconnected from the grid.
Power companies are to be fined £10.5 million and an already planned review into the electricity system operator (ESO) accelerated following Ofgem’s investigation into the nationwide blackout on 9 August 2019.