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Zambia power outage
This power failure news is from South Africa

Zambia power outage

South Africa’s crisis-hit power supplier has extended daily electricity blackouts from over two hours to more than seven in most parts of the country. masive
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Power outage in some areas on heavy rains
This power failure news is from Zambia

Power outage in some areas on heavy rains

Zesco Public relations manager Hazel Zulu said the faults were caused by fallen tree branches and poles on main lines. Limited has attributed the power outages in some parts of the country to faults at its main substations resulting from heavy rains.
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Thousands plunged into darkness
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Thousands plunged into darkness

Homes and businesses in L1 and L8 hadn't electricity after a power cut. SP Energy Networks said they had no advance warning of the blackout, which they became aware of at around 6pm. The power cut also caused issues to trains, with Merseyrail being forced to start trains from Moorfields due to power supply problems.
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Power cuts after windy weather
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Power cuts after windy weather

Power cuts lasting several hours are being faced by people in the Stamford and Bourne areas after sudden high-speed winds hit the area.
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Power cut in Cardiff, Bristol, Newport
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Power cut in Cardiff, Bristol, Newport

Power went out across Wales and south-west England as children were out trick or treating for Halloween
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Power cut to impact three postcodes
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Power cut to impact three postcodes

This comes due to works set to be undertaken by utilities company Electricity North West around Whitefield on November 5. A total of seven homes across three Bury postcodes are set to be without power for a short time.
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Power cut to hit eight Bolton postcodes
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Power cut to hit eight Bolton postcodes

A Power cut is planned for next week, which will impact homes across eight Bolton postcodes. This comes due to works set to be undertaken by utility's company Electricity North West in the borough on October 26. A total of 26 homes across eight postcodes are set to be without power for a short time.
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Homes without electricity in Bury
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Homes without electricity in Bury

A power cut affected 616 properties in Whitefield. The firm says the power cut has been caused by an 'unexpected incident on our high voltage cable' which provides electricity to several properties in the M45 area.
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Power cut in Bury
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Power cut in Bury

More than 1,400 properties have been left without electricity this morning after a power cut in Bury. The problem is affecting houses and businesses in the BL0 postcode in the Ramsbottom area, Electricity North West said. 1,431 properties in total have been hit by the power cut. Engineers are currently on their way to fix the problem.
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Dublin Hit With Power Outage
This power failure news is from Ireland

Dublin Hit With Power Outage

Thousands of homes in Dublin were left without power on Monday, as the nation’s utility worked to repair a fault on its network.
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 Norwich hit by power outage
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Norwich hit by power outage

A power outage affected parts of Norfolk today. Around 528 customers in and around Lenwade, Easton and other villages in the area were impacted following a faulty underground electricity cable which caused an area wide power cut.

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Major power outage in Kabul
This power failure news is from Afganistan

Major power outage in Kabul

An explosion resulted in a major power outage in Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday. Though the cause of the blast was not known, it came as another blow to Taliban's efforts to stabilise situation in the country two months after they seized control.

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Power cut affected over 4,000 homes
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Power cut affected over 4,000 homes

Power cut affected over 4,000 homes in Sunderland and County Durham. Crews were working to restore service.
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Unexpected power cut
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Unexpected power cut

Several Aylesbury homes were left without power due to a cut affecting large parts of town. Street lights, traffic controls and the power throughout homes in Aylesbury was impacted.
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Frizington power cut
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Frizington power cut

More than 100 homes without power for almost 12 hours in Frizington. A spokesman for the energy supplier said: "This power cut has been caused by an unexpected incident with the underground cable that provides electricity to your home or business.
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Thousands outraged puerto ricans protest power outages
This power failure news is from Puerto Rico

Thousands outraged puerto ricans protest power outages

More than 4,000 people outraged over ongoing power outages in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico marched Friday to decry how the lack of electricity has affected their health, work, and children’s schooling
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Power bills remain unpaid
This power failure news is from Afganistan

Power bills remain unpaid

Afghanistan could go dark as power bills remain unpaid. Neighbouring nations supply about 78 percent of Afghanistan’s power, they have not been paid since the Taliban took over.
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Power cut in Gravesend hits town centre
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Power cut in Gravesend hits town centre

A power cut is affecting hundreds of businesses and homes in Gravesend town centre. It is understood an underground electricity cable faulted on the high voltage network, causing an area wide power cut.
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Haverhill homes left without electricity
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Haverhill homes left without electricity

Almost 2,000 homes have been left without electricity following a power cut in Haverhill. According to UK Power Networks 1,722 customers and 11 post codes have been affected by the power cut.
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Without electricity after power cut in village
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Without electricity after power cut in village

Hundreds of people were left without electricity after a power cut in Wrexham. A couple of hours later was restored.
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 Storm wreaked havoc across Victoria
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Storm wreaked havoc across Victoria

Some 220,000 households and businesses lost power. The extreme weather severely damaged the poles and power lines that distribute electricity. Power cut affected mobile phone and internet services and reportedly allowed untreated water to enter drinking supplies.
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More than 10 hours of power outage
This power failure news is from India

More than 10 hours of power outage

As the electricity generation was hit due to coal shortage in the country, its effect has started showing in Bihar with many districts facing more than 10 hours of power outage for the last few days.
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 In darkness after country runs out of electricity
This power failure news is from Lebanon

In darkness after country runs out of electricity

Lebanon has been plunged into darkness after a power outage that is expected to last for several days.
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Major power cut
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Major power cut

Thousands of homes left without electricity in North Tyneside after major power cut. Northern Powergrid has confirmed that almost 4,000 homes have had their electricity cut off.
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Power cuts hits more than 2,000 customers
This power failure news is from United Kingdom

Power cuts hits more than 2,000 customers

A fault on the high voltage network left 2,727 without electricity, but within an hour of the fault being reported, supply to 2,233 of those had been restored.