Memorandum submitted by South Wales Electricity
The weather experienced in South Wales during
this period did not result in our Severe Weather Emergency Plan
being fully invoked, although high wind speeds and lightning were
As requested, I have provided below details
of customers who experienced an interruption to their electricity
supply as a result of faults caused by the adverse weather conditions
As the duration of the supply interruptions
to customers was well below 24 hours, no compensation payments
|Total Number of Customers "Off Supply"
|Restoration of Electricity Supply within 3 hours
|Restoration of Electricity Supply within 3 to 12 hours
|1 Customer Base 950,000.
(The above analysis includes faults relating to high winds
22 March 1999