Power outage news worldwide, before 2021 (Page 58)

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:
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Power Outage News in Australia and New Zealand
Power outage news from around the world

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Close to 30,000 Quebecers were without power, with most of the outages concentrated in the Montérégie region. "The worst was anywhere between the American border and south of Drummondville, and even south of Quebec City" said Robert Michaud of Environment Canada.

Summer storm causes damage and power outages in Quebec

"We got some reports of trees damaged, lots of hail reports. We got some reports of damaged houses," said Robert Michaud of Environment Canada.
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A car struck a power pole in Eagle, sparking a grass fire and causing a power outage to residents and businesses.

Car hits power pole sparking grass fire, power outage

EAGLE - Ada County Dispatch says a car struck a power pole on State Street and Edgewood Lane Saturday night, sparking a small grass fire and causing a power outage to residents and businesses nearby.
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Power cut to homes and businesses Oxford was reported at about 7.50pm.

Power cut in OX2 area of Oxford

HOMES and businesses in the OX2 area of Oxford are experiencing a power cut.
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Texas Horizon residents were left without water and the city is under a boil order, because of a power outage.

Horizon loses water after power outage

Horizon Water is telling all its customers to boil their water before drinking, following a water outage Saturday morning.
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A black Chevy Tahoe left the roadway, hit several trees and a power pole. The downed pole has caused a power outage in Dalton, Georgia area.

Crash causes power outage, closes West Walnut Avenue in Dalton

UPDATE:Dalton Police say a crash caused power outages and forced the closure of West Walnut Avenue on Saturday morning.Spokesman Bruce Fraizer says West Walnut Avenue is closed between Dug Gap Road/Tibbs...
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A driver was driving down the road when his brakes failed and it hit a mail box, an electrical box, and then went into the home causing power outages in the area, Campbell Virginia.

Log truck runs into home; causes power outages in the area

CAMPBELL Co., Va. (WSET) - A log truck slammed into a home on Sunrise Drive in Campbell County, causing power outages in the area. Multiple fire department responded to the scene.Officials say a…
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Several power outages reported through El Paso, Texas. EPE gives some tips for those experiencing outages - read about them.

Power outages reported due to downed power lines in east El Paso

Strong gusts Friday night knocked down several electric poles in east El Paso. This happened around 7:30 p.m. near Yarbrough and 1-10.
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“Due to the power failure last night, we have unfortunately had to discard most of our perishable products” said a sign that greeted customers on the way into the store. The power failure impacted 2,082 homes and businesses in Revelstoke, B c Canada.

Revelstoke Save-On-Foods throws out food after power failure - Revelstoke Review

A huge amount of food has been thrown out at Save-On-Foods following a power failure in Revelstoke Thursday night.
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Power outage hits hundreds of residents and business in Hinds County, Mississippi. "We are going to lose several thousand dollars worth of sales today" said one business owner. The heat, humidity and no lights also had residents frustrated.

Power outage leaves hundreds of residents and business owners in the dark

fTonight, Entergy is working to restore power to homes and businesses in Hinds County after a powerful storm swept through the area. Hundreds of people are still without electricity. Some residen...
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More than 5,800 Pepco customers in Washington are still without power in the Shaw neighborhood.

Pepco: Power outage affects thousands around Shaw area

Thousands of Pepco customers are still without power after a transformer fire caused a major outage in the Shaw neighborhood Friday night.