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Power cut probe to investigate whether electricity firms breached licences | Business News



Ofgem has launched an investigation into whether National Grid and other electricity companies breached their licence conditions after a major power cut earlier this month.

The regulator – which has the power to fine the firms up to 10% of UK turnover – said it would focus on whether the the Grid met its requirements to hold sufficient back-up power as well as how separate generation and distribution companies met their obligations.

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