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Energy regulator to face MPs’ questions over role in blackout

Energy regulator to face MPs’ questions over role in blackout
Wednesday 18
14:31 2019

Official documents show Ofgem has known for 10 years that new safeguards are needed The energy industry regulator is to be hauled before a committee of MPs to face questions over its role in last month’s blackout after official documents revealed it has known for a decade that new safeguards are needed. A select committee plans to hold a hearing to press Ofgem on whether it has done enough update its regulation, which might have avoided last month’s “huge and widespread disruption”. The business, energy and industrial strategy (BEIS) committee expects to hold the evidence hearing soon after parliament returns ...

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The Guardian : Energy regulator to face MPs’ questions over role in blackout

Summary: Official documents show Ofgem has known for 10 years that new safeguards are needed The energy industry regulator is to be hauled before a committee of MPs to face questions over its role in last month’s blackout after official documents revealed it has known for a decade that new safeguards ...

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