Power outage news worldwide, before 2021 (Page 101)

Go to the main page Power outage news from around the world (before 2021) to see power blackouts around the world before 2021.

For power failure news after 2021 visit one of the following pages:
Power Cut News in the UK
Power Outage News in the US
Power Outage News in Canada
Power Outage News in Australia and New Zealand
Power outage news from around the world

For prompt power outage notifications to your phone see a power failure alarm.

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A construction crane making contact with a power line caused power outage in Stillwater on Monday morning.

Breaking: Crane causes power outage in Stillwater

A construction crane making contact with a power line caused power outage in Stillwater on Monday morning.
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Power outage to 3,000 customers in New Hanover County, NC USA

WECT : Power outage affects nearly 3,000 in southern NHC

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - Nearly 3,000 people are without power in southern New Hanover County Monday morning.

According to a Duke Energy outage map, the outage was first reported at 7:

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Power outage in Sioux City due to equipment failure.

Afternoon power outage affects 1,373 MidAmerican customers

SIOUX CITY | More than 1,300 MidAmerican Energy customers on Sioux City's north side were without power for part of their Mother's Day afternoon.
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Last year, metallic balloons striking electric lines caused 370 power outages in PG&E’s service area alone, disrupting electric service to more than 198,000 homes and businesses. PG&E now supports metallic balloon safety Legislation.

PG&E Supports Metallic Balloon Safety Legislation - Press Release - Digital Journal

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A cause for power outage in Notthern Sedgwick is not known, but probably thunderstorms.

Power outage in Northern Sedgwick County

Westar hopes to have power restored by 12:30pm
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Helicopters are patrolling the transmission lines searching for the cause of a power outage to 21,000 customers throughout Kennebecasis Valley, Rothesay, Canada.

Outage leaves 21,000 without power

Power crews in New Brunswick's Kennebecasis Valley are looking for the cause of a major outage that affected more than 21,000 customers.
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Hydro outage because of a transformer in Ottawa, Canada.

Power outage affecting traffic in Crystal Beach

Problems with a Hydro Ottawa transformer caused outages to several hundred people near Andrew Haydon Park early Sunday morning, police said.  Carling Avenue eastbound was briefl…
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UK Power Networks will offer a bus full of food and drinks for those who expierences a power cut.

Bus to offer help in power outage

UK Power Networks is trialling the use of a community support team to provide on-the-ground assistance for when an area is without power for an extended period of time.
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“There were so many sparks that I thought someone lit off a firework!” - power outage in Laramie

Power Outage Reported in Laramie [UPDATED]

Weather conditions and the nature of the repairs may extend the outage beyond 10 p.m.
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Power outage in Back Mountain - those who go to the fire station are advised to bring their own water containers and cellphone chargers.

Accident causes power outage in Back Mountain - News - Citizens' Voice

More than 2,000 UGI Electric Utilities customers in the Back Mountain lost power Saturday night after a vehicle accident in Harveys Lake, according to UGI spokesman Joe Swope.