Reply to post: Re: 350kW!!!!

700km on a single charge: Mercedes says it's in it for the long run

G R Goslin

Re: 350kW!!!!

Dinorwig was designed and built as a 'peak lopping 'setup, for those times as the end of the Cup Final when the country all (or perhaps half) of the population put the kettle on. to celebrate. However, when it was sold to private enterprise, it's use changed to only supplying power when the price was at it's highest. So, probably would not have the capacity left for emergency generation, even had the price been 'right'

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