Haneen Hammou reports sitting at home on Eid's eve, 2007, looking out at the power station. Suddenly an explosion came - a huge boom, fire and smoke. Hammou recalls a "mushroom cloud of angry reds and orange".
Across Battersea, residents worried: was it a terrorist attack? A gas pipe blowing up? It wasn't until the next morning that they found out, soothed by newspapers: film-makers had been filming the climactic scene of the movie "The Dark Knight", complete with dramatic explosion.