London boroughs face new homes ban amid electricity grid constraints

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An aerial shot of West London | Credit: iStock
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An aerial shot of West London | Credit: iStock

Developers in three west London boroughs are being told to limit new building because the grid is full to capacity

Property developers in three west London boroughs have been told of limitations on new building because the local electricity infrastructure cannot cope, with part of the blame being placed on data centres....

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