A huge power cut affected parts of High Wycombe, Hazlemere, Marlow, Bourne End and surrounding areas. Many residents in the area lost power and even mobile signal was affected for many people, leaving them unable to even report the power cut to SSE.
Dozens of families were without power in Uttoxeter and Stafford. The service says the matter is a 'high voltage' incident. Such incidents tend to affect wider areas than the 'low voltage', which are more localised.
Zambia was hit by an almost countrywide electricity cut. Much of the country, including the capital Lusaka and the Copperbelt region, which is home to the majority of Zambia’s copper mines, was without power for hours.
Several homes in Keswick could experience a power outage this week as Electricity North West carry out work. Power cuts are planned for properties in the town. All customers who could be affected have been informed.
Around 60 homes were affected by a power outage in West Bridgford. Western Power Distribution said that the cause was a fault in their low voltage network. Crews were working and restored service later night.
Some batches of coronavirus vaccines have to be destroyed after a power failure in the vaccination centre in Ghent. The centre’s emergency generator, that was supposed to provide electricity in case of such a power failure, did not work.
Cheltenham experienced power cuts throughout the week, with thousands of households affected. The heatwave and the fire in the sub-station in Tommy Taylors Lane, near the Prince of Wales stadium, could be to blame.
Power failures in Bengaluru from July 26 to 31. Power will be suspended from 10 am to 5 pm on all five days. the power cut is for replacing 15 old 11KV Areva switchgear with new MEI switchgear of Bank-1 and Bank-2, at 66/11kv Austin Town Sub-Station.