Science and Technology Committee - First Report
The Resilience of the Electricity System

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 24 February 2015.


Terms of Reference


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: The electricity system

Chapter 3: Will the lights go out?

Chapter 4: Risks to resilience

Chapter 5: Changing demand

Chapter 6: Interconnection

Chapter 7: Electricity storage

Chapter 8: Flexible generation

Chapter 9: Directing the future

Summary of Conclusions and Recommendations

Appendix 1: List of Members and declarations of interest

Appendix 2: List of witnesses

Appendix 3: Call for evidence

Appendix 4: Seminar held at the House of Lords

Appendix 5: Private meeting held at the House of Lords

Appendix 6: Abbreviations and Acronyms

Evidence is published online at and available for inspection at the parliamentary Archives (020 7219 3074).

Q in footnotes refers to a question in oral evidence.

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