Power outage news worldwide, before 2021 (Page 54)

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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Businesses lose profit because of power outages. Businesses and homes in Stratford Hills, Richmond and Bon Air in North Chesterfield are still without power already 3 days. As temperatures begin to rise the power problem become more actual. 100,000 Dominion customers lost power after storms.

Businesses struggle in the dark during third day of power outage

Businesses and homes in Stratford Hills in Richmond and Bon Air in North Chesterfield are praying crews work quickly to restore power, especially as temperatures begin to rise.
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People found trees down in their yards, and the power out in their homes across West Michigan.

Severe weather leaves damage, power outages across West Michigan

WEST MICHIGAN (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Thursday afternoon's severe weather left behind a trail of damage across West Michigan.From Bangor to Scotts, our team talked to people who found trees down in their yards,...
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As temperatures rised up to 32°C yesterday afternoon freezers began to defrost and fridges warmed up after a power cut in Chalford.

Power cut in Chalford leaves almost 900 homes without fans yesterday - the hottest day of the year

A POWER cut in Chalford left 897 homes without fans on the hottest day of the year so far.
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It took one day to resolve a power cut problem in East Grinstead where many businesses were left without electricity. A total of 4,754 properties across the town suffered from the power loss. The outage was caused by an underground cable fault.

Reason why 4,700 East Grinstead homes and shops were hit by huge power cut explained

Homes and businesses all over East Grinstead were hit by a huge power cut which left many shops with no choice but to close early for the day.
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A power outage happened at a substation in Edinburg, Texas. People get out of their homes in the area.

Power Outages Forced Residents Out of Homes

A local fire station opened their doors to residents.
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Some tips for a power outage event.

Reconnecting after a power outage

Your air conditioner, water heater, washer and dryer and even your alarm clock tends to only work if you have power. And when it goes out you're left wondering, "What do I do now?"
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Power has been restored in Kidderminster after a powercut that was caused by a fault on the underground network.

UPDATE: Power restored in Kidderminster following this afternoon's powercut

POWER has been restored to residents in Kidderminster who suffered from a powercut this afternoon.
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An extreme weather caused power cuts in North Wales. Scottish Power had deal with lots of power outages around Gwynedd, Felinheli, Rhosgadfan and Blaenau Ffestiniog.

Hundreds of North Wales homes without power after thunder and lightning strikes

The hottest day of the year so far ended with torrential downpours and storms with outages reported across Gwynedd and North East Wales
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The Times reports that hundreds of thousands of BT customers were left without broadband and telephone services for several hours because of a power cut.

BT customers forced offline by power cut

Hundreds of thousands of BT customers were hit by a power cut yesterday that disrupted broadband and telephone services for several hours. BT said that the supply was lost at a data centre in...
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BBC reports that several thousand people were left without electricity on Wednesday night in Northern Ireland. A power cut was caused by an equipment failure.

Thousands of customers affected by power cut - BBC News

Thousands of customers were left without electricity for a time on Wednesday night.