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London Power Co

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1920 Private company established: London Electricity Joint Committee (1920) Ltd to promote the better development of electricity supplies in London.

1925 10 electricity supply companies were represented on the company's board. Acquired the Acton Lane, Willesden and Amberley Road generating stations and certain transmission lines of the Metropolitan Electric Supply Co and took lease of the generating and main transmission assets of the other companies. The members undertook to take supplies from the company. These were:

1926 Public company incorporated.

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