Power cuts are rare but can still happen. At the minute the National Grid does not allow homes to run on a battery in the event of a power cut. If we had our way…
In the event of a power cut, you will need to contact your distribution network operator, you can find out who this is by entering your postcode on the Energy Networks website.
Remember if you smell gas, call the gas emergency number on 0800 111 999.
In the event of an emergency -
Do not smoke or light matches
Do not turn electrical switches on or off
Open doors and windows
Turn off the meter at the control handle unless the meter is in the cellar.