Select Committee on Northern Ireland Affairs Minutes of Evidence


APPENDIX 8

Memorandum submitted by Midlands Electricity plc

BOXING DAY STORMS

  Thank you for your letter dated 8 March regarding the impact of the Boxing Day storms on the network of Northern Ireland Electricity.

  Thankfully, on this occasion, we were not exposed to the worst conditions and only minimal damage was caused to the Midlands Electricity network, as shown below:
Interruption duration (hrs) Number of customersPercentage
0-329,3301.3
3-63,1550.1
6-122840.01

  There were no compensation payments made relating to the storm condition.

16 March 1999


 
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