National Grid: Britain 'at greater risk of blackouts' as power stations close - Telegraph
Britain faces ENERGY BLACKOUTS if this winter is long and cold, warns National Grid | UK | News | Daily Express
Could Plymouth be plunged into darkness thanks to power crisis this winter? | Plymouth Herald
The new economics foundation looks at this a little more closely - and points to the experience in Germany "shows us that by securing the benefits of energy generation locally – through council-run energy companies and community co-operatives – it is possible to have a new debate about the future of energy generation."
Energy round-up: losing power?
OCTOBER 31, 2014 // BY: GRIFFIN CARPENTER
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ISSUESEnergy round-up: losing power? | New Economics Foundation
And from the new economic foundation's fortnightly e-mail, here's a link to an article from the the chief executive of the Town and Country Planning Association last month:
Is it time for councils and co-ops to buy back control of the energy grid? | The big energy debate | theguardian.com
Germany's Revolution in Small Batch, Artisanal Energy
Toward a networked energy future
Off-grid German village banks on wind, sun, pig manure - Business Insider