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Norwich hit by power cut
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Norwich hit by power cut

About 2400 between homes and businesses were hit by a power cut in Norwich. According to UK Power Networks the reason of the power cut is a fault in the overhead network.
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Power failure in Taiwan
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Power failure in Taiwan

Power losses in Taiwan, traced to a power plant, affected at least 6 million homes. Reports emerged of people trapped in elevators, mostly in the north of Taiwan, said fire service officials. SMC said its power had been restored after a "brief power dip." Power was restored around 8 p.m. local time.

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Whitchurch still affected by power cuts
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Whitchurch still affected by power cuts

In Whitchurch power cuts are still affecting properties while Scottish and Southern Energy Networks is trying to trace back to the cause of the problem.
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Palmerston North without electricity
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Palmerston North without electricity

A power cut between Tokomaru and Palmerston North has hit more than 400 homes leaving them without electricity. Currently, PowerCo is investigating on the causes.
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Power cut in Byron Shire
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Power cut in Byron Shire

An unplanned power cut has hit Byron Shire due to a fault in the energy network. Customer safety was immediately ensured by isolating the power supply.
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Poulton power cut affects home
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Poulton power cut affects home

In Poulton a power cut hit multiple properties due to repairs on an underground cable too dangerous to be repaired while still live.
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Areas of Ayr hit by power cuts
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Areas of Ayr hit by power cuts

SP Energy Works confirming the massive outage affecting residents and businesses in the town without previous warning. The power cut affected areas of Ayr.
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EnQuest North Sea centers suffer from power cuts
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EnQuest North Sea centers suffer from power cuts

It was confirmed by a report that EnQuest North Sea centers suffered a lowering production in the last months due to third party power cuts.
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Electricity is back in Whangārei
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Electricity is back in Whangārei

Good news for Whangārei, a total of 9000 households have received back electricity after experiencing a lack of it on Saturday evening due to a massive power cut. Northpower said the “major fault” happened at the Kensington substation and arose due to an issue with the 33kV busbar.
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School in Calderdale closes due to power cut
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School in Calderdale closes due to power cut

Following heavy raining of the previous days a flood has caused a power cut affecting Lightcliffe Academy which had to close and set remote learning methods to continue the teaching process.
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Birmingham city center in the darkness
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Birmingham city center in the darkness

A power cut of huge proportions had hit over 1000 properties in the city center of Birmingham. Western power blames everything on a fault in their underground network.
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Formby hit by power cut
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Formby hit by power cut

In Formby a power cut has involved hundreds of homes after building works disrupted a main power cable. SP Energy Networks stated that there was no advanced warning and that the power suddenly was interrupted.
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Central North Island: investigations kick off on Monday's powercut
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Central North Island: investigations kick off on Monday's powercut

Central North Island was hit by a power cut on Monday. Transpower notified the public that an investigation has been started and is continuing to shed light on the power cut that affected about 4000 properties.
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A future of power cuts in Victoria, AU is coming
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A future of power cuts in Victoria, AU is coming

It has been reported by the federal energy market operator that if the Yallourn coal-fired power plant won't be replaced soon, a decade of frequent power cuts will await Victoria, AU. Precautions have to be taken.
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Power cut affected Lady Bay
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Power cut affected Lady Bay

About 70 is estimated number of properties which have been affected by a massive power cut in Lady Bay. There is a fault on the Western Power Distribution low voltage network engineers say.
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Thousands of people without power in central North Island towns in New Zealand
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Thousands of people without power in central North Island towns in New Zealand

More than 4000 properties have been left without power due to a power cut caused by a fault on Transpower's network. The Power cuts affected the central North Island towns.
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Western Australia ambitious plan to go off-grid
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Western Australia ambitious plan to go off-grid

After a series of power outages caused by storms, bushfires and cyclones, Western Australia has declared its will to implement in large scale also abroad a completely off-grid system of energy distribution.
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Geraldton prepapres for power outages
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Geraldton prepapres for power outages

The coastal town is preparing for a power outage lasting days. Western Power has confirmed that the power outages are more likely to happen but can not confirm on how many days those will last.
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Power cut hits Plymouth
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Power cut hits Plymouth

In the early morning it was confirmed by Western Power that a power cut affected hundreds of properties in Plymouth. The cause was a fault in the Western Power's underground network.
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In Norfolk the power cut continues
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In Norfolk the power cut continues

Most of the electricity issues will be resolved by the end of the day, however many others will take longer to be repaired. This is the the current power situation in Norfolk where a power cut affected thousands of properties.
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Power cut affects Bourne
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Power cut affects Bourne

A power cut affected the Bourne area due to a fault in Western Power Distribution's high voltage network, thousand of properties have been left without power.
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Power failure in closed museum adds additional costs to the ratepayers
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Power failure in closed museum adds additional costs to the ratepayers

In Rotorua, the closed museum undergoing renovations suffered a power failure to its power generator. The Rotorua Lakes Council arts and culture was informed by a tripped fuse. The generator costed $17,000 and the temporary power supply $7,000 to the ratepayers.
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In Aberdeen, a new upgrade of its electicity supply has just been completed
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In Aberdeen, a new upgrade of its electicity supply has just been completed

Great news for Aberdeen. Electricity supply upgrades costing more than £1 million have been completed. Such upgrades will reduce the risk of power cuts in an Aberdeen community.
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Battle for Jersey's fishing waters poses threath of powercut
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Battle for Jersey's fishing waters poses threath of powercut

The semi dependent island of Jersey in the English Channel has been threatened by France of getting a power cut if the situation over the permission to access its fishing waters to French vessels won't be solved promptly.
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Power cut heavily affected North Wales
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Power cut heavily affected North Wales

Gwynedd and Anglesey were the most affected area by strong winds and heavy rain that left many businesses and homes without power. In particular Scottish Power has reported power losses in the Pwllheli, Amlwch and Pen-y-Sarn areas.