Power outage news worldwide, before 2021 (Page 53)

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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Power outage in Dunn & Benson, North Carolina impacted thousands of homes and local businesses.

Dunn returns to normal following power outages

Duke Energy says they’ve made a permanent fix to a damaged substation that should keep the lights on for good.
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People in the UK are angry about power cuts. "Local residents are getting thoroughly sick of it." - tells one Crawley resident, whose power had been cut six times since May and he has asked for compensation.

Power cut affect 600 Crawley residents

About 600 Crawley residents experienced a power cut earlier this evening, following an underground fault. UK Power Networks' engineers were called to investigate a supply problem in the RH11...
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A power cut in Cyprus affected people in Kaimakli and Pallouriotissa in Nicosia. The power failure was due to the combination of high temperatures, high humidity and high demand.

Power cut affected some area of Nicosia on Sunday - Cyprus Mail

A power cut on Sunday left residents of Kaimakli and Pallouriotissa in Nicosia without electricity for about 90 minutes before it was fixed. “It was due to the combination of high temperatures, high…
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A total of 2,600 homes and businesses were affected by a power cut in Wokingham, UK.

Wokingham power cut hits 2,600 customers

The problem was reported at 4.40pm on Monday, July 25
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An underground cable fault caused a power cut to homes in Abingdon, UK.

Update: Power to be back on around 7.45pm after cut hits homes in Abingdon

A power cut has hit a number of homes in Abingdon.
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Many businesses in West Seneca and Orchard Park were closed during a power outage that caused by overheated transformer.

Power outage in West Seneca causes problems

About 8,800 NYSEG customers in West Seneca and Orchard Park were without power after a transformer overheated Saturday sometime after noon, a spokesperson says.
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Kingston, Ontario, Canada hydro outage was caused by a fire at the power sub-station off Gardiners Road behind the Home Depot in the Rio Can Centre. For some the power only flickered, but for others electricity was lost for hours.

Power Outage Affects Thousands

A widespread power outage affected Hydro One and Utilities Kingston customers in the Kingston area tonight, on...
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How to take care of food during power outages.

Keep food safe during a power outage

The season for severe weather is upon us. For Montgomery County, this means storms, floods and possible power outages. A recent example of a severe storm with major repercussions was
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A power cut which affected a number of shops at the north’s biggest retail park was caused by a faulty transformer.

Faulty transformer caused power cut at north's biggest retail park - Press and Journal

At its worst point, 14 stores at Inverness Shopping Park were affected by the outage on Tuesday afternoon for more than three hours.
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Listen how people feel about power outages, Frayser, Memphis, Tennessee

Frayser residents frustrated with recent power outages

“You couldn’t sleep. No air moving,” said Frayser resident Jennifer Maness.