Power outage news worldwide, before 2021 (Page 11)

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

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A huge outage to the biggest EU DC right on the GDPR date

The hugest outage ever in the biggest EU DC has been caused by a power failure. UPS backups did not help. According to the company "some parts of the power-subdistributors are affected and were partly damaged by the strong voltage reduction in the local power grid". Some servers are remain without UPS protection.

Power outage in Oildale

Power outage in Oildale impacting more than 2,600 customers. The cause of the outage is unknown

Huge powercut in Kitts Green

Hundreds of homes were without electricity in Kitts Green, UK due to a high voltage fault.

Power Outage in Seattle City

Utility company says a vault fire was responsible for a power outage that affected nearly 5,000 customers in the Green Lake area Sunday morning.

Power outage disrupts 3,000 in Memphis

MLGW Outages were reported after storms passed through the city.

69000 in Michigan without power

Michigan utility companies say about 69K homes and businesses started a second day without electricity.

Huge blackout in Detroit area

On Sunday morning, 75,000 homes and businesses through the Metro Detroit area were without power. In total more than 300,000 customers impacted by power outages.

Hydro Outage in Montreal, Quebec

Hundreds of thousands of Hydro customers were left without power after a violent wind storm swept across Quebec. As Global's Dan Spector reports, the downed trees caused significant damage, but also brought one community closer together. Hydro-Quebec said nearly 300,000 clients were affected by the storm.

Puerto Rico hit with island-wide power outages

The entire electrical system in Puerto Rico experiencing power outage again. An excavator caused the blackouts by accidentally felling a transmission line. Officials are focused on restoring power to hospitals, airports, banking centres and water systems.
57,000 customers lost their power in Salt Lake Valley. This huge power outage caused not by a nature disaster, but a circuit breaker malfunction.

Multiple power outages affecting Salt Lake Valley

UPDATE: (4:30 p.m.) -- A circuit breaker that did not operate correctly at the Oquirrh substation caused the large power outage Monday that affected approximately 57,000 customers in the Salt Lake…