Analysis: Can Battersea power London’s retail revival?

Battersea Power Station

Source: John Sturrock

After decades of delays, the redevelopment of London’s iconic Battersea Power Station is preparing to open later this year. Will it supercharge the capital’s post-pandemic retail revival?

There are few buildings in London more iconic than Battersea Power Station. Yet since it was decommissioned in the 1980s, attempts to redevelop the landmark have been fraught. 

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