Black Start

Black Start is the procedure we use to restore power in the event of a total or partial shutdown of the national electricity transmission system.

19.07.21 Please note we have published our Black Start Allowed Revenue Report for 2020/21

10.05.21 Please note we have published the Black Start Strategy and Procurement Methodology 2021/22

04.05.21 Please note we have published the results of the Northern ESR Tender for 2022 here

07.01.21 Please note we have published a revised set of Contract terms here

18.12.20 Please note we have published the Commercial Assessment Methodology for the Black Start Tenders here

09.11.20 Please note we have published the SW & Midlands Black Start Tender Results here

22.09.20 Please note we have published an update to the timelines for the Northern and SW & Midlands competitive events below