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Cyclone Tauktae Strikes India
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Cyclone Tauktae Strikes India

In many parts of Mumbai, people were without electricity after Cyclone Tauktae struck. The different areas faced power outages for more than 36 hours. There was damage to 188 substations, 1095 feeders, and 2600 electric poles from this cyclone.
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Hell in Bradford, power cut and fire
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Hell in Bradford, power cut and fire

In Bradford a fire which involved a mill complex forced the evacuation of the nearby homes and a power cut for safety reasons. In the scene were present about 18 fire stations to stop the fire.
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Taiwan experienced another power outage
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Taiwan experienced another power outage

Following a spike in demand amid a heatwave and a failure at a power plant, occurred for the second time in a week power loss in the global tech hub in Taipei.
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In Derbyshire no electricity
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In Derbyshire no electricity

Western Power Distribution claimed that a power cut targeted more than 1000 homes in the early morning in Derbyshire. The fault was solved, the electricity came back shortly after.
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Power outage transitioned into a water crisis
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Power outage transitioned into a water crisis

A massive power failure in Panaji, India transitioned into a water crisis, particularly for residential complexes and those without wells to draw water. A resident said that due to the cyclone and power failure in surrounding areas, they weren't able to get water tankers.
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After breakdowns at 7 power plants, South Africa's Eskom cut electricity nationwide
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After breakdowns at 7 power plants, South Africa's Eskom cut electricity nationwide

South Africa's Eskom implemented nationwide scheduled power failures due to breakdowns at seven of its power plants. Eskom said in a statement the breakdowns at the seven plants represented a "total loss of 6,044 MW (megawatts)
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At least 12 dead after two back-to-back tornadoes in China
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At least 12 dead after two back-to-back tornadoes in China

Two tornadoes hit central and eastern China, destroying more than two dozen homes and triggering power losses affecting 26,600 households. Eight people died and 230 were injured.
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Gold Coast without power
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Gold Coast without power

A power outage hit about 1400 properties in the gold coast. The reasons of the power cut is not yet known but Energex says investigations are underway.
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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
This power failure news is from Taiwan

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.