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Southern Electricity Board

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One of the 12 regional electricity boards established in England and Wales to distribute electricity to customers.

1948 The Board took over 22 Local Authority and 26 Company Electricity Supply Undertakings.

1990 After privatisation became Southern Electric plc

1998 This was later acquired by Scottish Hydro-Electric and became part of Scottish and Southern Energy Group.

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Sources of Information

  • SSE History [1]