Never let a good crisis go to waste

The Telegraph: During Flexitricity’s early years, Britain’s power system really was in crisis. The 2006 heatwave blacked out parts of London, and that winter’s gas crunch hurt industry badly. 2008 and 2009 were marked by failures: in May 2008, Sizewell B and Longannet together took Britain as close to a black start situation as it had been in the previous 35 years.

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