Power outage news worldwide, before 2021 (Page 74)

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

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A dead brown tree snake dangling from the power pole a few feet from smoking insulators.

Brown tree snake causes brief power outage

As though the notorious brown tree snake has not caused enough trouble for Guam’s ecology, they continue to create local power outages as well.
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A crow came into contact with a 34,500-volt circuit breaker in Valley Village, San Fernando and caused power outage to 15,000 people.

Crow causes outage, leaving 15,000 homes and businesses in San Fernando Valley without power

About 15,000 homes and businesses were without power Thursday after a crow came into contact with a 34,500-volt circuit breaker in Valley Village.
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A squirrel got into a substation and caused power outage to 5,000 customers in Grand Rapids.

Power restored in Grand Rapids after squirrel causes outage

Power has been restored to nearly 5,000 Consumers Energy customers who were without power Thursday morning.
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Thousands of homes and businesses in Stratford, Ontario, Canada were without power due to a man who had climbed a hydro tower. Hydro outage was lasting about 4 hours. VIDEO report.

Power restored to Stratford area after large-scale outage

Thousands of people in and around Stratford were without power for a period of time Friday morning.
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Many residents of a senior center in Dayton are without oxygen or mobility due to the power outage. Lyons Place II on West Third Street in Dayton has been without electricity for more than 24 hours, according to management.

Senior center residents hampered by power outage

A Dayton senior center has been without power since severe storms pounded the region yesterday and many of its residents have been hampered.
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A fault on an underground cable caused power cut in Chapelford.

UPDATED: Power cut in Chapelford

CHAPELFORD residents have been hit by a power cut this morning and a number of homes are still without electricity.
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A power outage in the San Fernando Valley hits 15,000 customers, according to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. The outage was caused by a problem at a distributing station in the Valley Village area.

Power Outage in San Fernando Valley Affects 15,000 Customers: LADWP

A power outage in the San Fernando Valley on Thursday morning was affecting about 15,000 customers, according to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. LADWP.com: Outage information The inc…
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Lacocca Hall building is being evacuated because of a power outage.

Power outage in Iacocca Hall forces evacuation - The Brown and White

As of 9:30 a.m. the building is being evacuated until power is restored due to potential safety hazards.
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Power was finally restored to all customers in the San Fernando Valley. It was long power outage.

Power Outage in San Fernando Valley Affects 15,000 Customers: LADWP

A power outage in the San Fernando Valley on Thursday morning was affecting about 15,000 customers, according to the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. LADWP.com: Outage information The inc…
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Massive power outages in Washington. Pepco said that as many as 16,000 of its customers lost power on Tuesday. More than 15,000 Baltimore Gas and Electric customers and more than 2,000 Dominion Virginia Power customers were in the dark at one point Tuesday evening.

Thousands left in the dark after fast, fierce storms pound region - WTOP

Tuesday afternoon's storm left thousands of power outages in its wake.