Three energy firms are to pay a total of £10.5 million in compensation due to a power cut last August. The black out left over a million people without any electricity and caused serious travel problems.
The power cut lasted less than an hour, but many homes and businesses were affected as well as local hospitals. The power cut hit just before five o’clock on Friday evening on August 9th. Rail services were also severely disrupted and took several days to return to normal operations.Read More