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Iran’s smog, blackouts made worse by power-sapping crypto mining

Outages have been compounded by cryptocurrency mining, which uses banks of high-powered computers.

power outage - Al Jazeera English
11:49am PST - January 13th, 2021

Pakistan hit by massive power outage, restoration efforts underway, minister says

A major technical fault in Pakistan's power generation and distribution system caused a massive power outage that plunged the country into darkness overnight, the energy minister said.

power outage - CBC News
4:51am PST - January 10th, 2021

We are working to pinpoint the cause of power shutdown: Pakistan Energy Minister

The Minister said that the electricity supply was restored fully or partially in many cities but it would take some time before the restoration of normal supply.

power outage - The Hindu
12:38am PST - January 10th, 2021

Pakistan faces massive power outage

The Minister said that the electricity supply was restored fully or partially in many cities but it would take some time before the restoration of normal supply.

power outage - The Hindu
12:16am PST - January 10th, 2021

Minister: Massive power outage leaves Pakistan in the dark - The Associated Press

ISLAMABAD (AP) — A major technical fault in Pakistan's power generation and distribution system caused a massive power outage that plunged the country into darkness overnight, the energy minister...

power outage - Associated Press
10:18pm PST - January 9th, 2021

Minister: Massive power outage leaves Pakistan in the dark

Pakistan's energy minister says a major technical fault in the country's power generation and distribution system caused a massive power outage that plunged the country into darkness overnight

power outage - Independent
10:00pm PST - January 9th, 2021

‘Countrywide blackout’ plunges Pakistan into darkness

Pakistan's national power grid breaks down, leaving tens of millions of people in darkness.

power outage - Al Jazeera English
9:48pm PST - January 9th, 2021

Power outage plunges Pakistan into darkness

A breakdown in Pakistan's national power grid plunged the country of 212 million people into darkness on Saturday night, officials said.

power outage - CNN
9:45pm PST - January 9th, 2021

Freezer power outage forces emergency injections of COVID vaccine

All 830 doses for Mendocino County in Northern California had to be injected before they could thaw and be rendered useless.

power outage - CBS News
4:30am PST - January 5th, 2021

Freezer power outage forces emergency injections of COVID vaccine

All 830 doses for Mendocino County in Northern California had to be injected before they could thaw and be rendered useless.

power outage - CBS News
1:59am PST - January 5th, 2021

Big power consumers facing an outage

New rules notified by the government are likely to discourage large power consumers, including commercial and industrial users from setting up solar rooftop installations has rattled the solar power industry.

power outage - The Times of India
10:50am PST - January 4th, 2021

Mexico electricity outage leaves 10.3 million temporarily without power - Reuters India

An outage in Mexico's electricity network left 10.3 million users without power for up to two hours on Monday, the national electricity utility (CFE) said.

power outage - Reuters
6:35pm PST - December 28th, 2020

Mexico electricity outage leaves 10.3 million temporarily without power - Reuters

An outage in Mexico's electricity network left 10.3 million users without power for up to two hours on Monday, the national electricity utility (CFE) said.

power outage - Reuters
3:45pm PST - December 28th, 2020

Girl Scouts rebuke Boy Scouts in escalating recruitment war - Washington Post

  1. Girl Scouts rebuke Boy Scouts in escalating recruitment war  Washington Post
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  3. Power outage reported in Old Brooklyn area, crews working to fix issue…

    power outage - The Washington Post
    4:27pm PST - December 26th, 2020

Tennessee Gov Asks for Emergency Declaration...

Tennessee Gov Asks for Emergency Declaration... (Third column, 4th story, link) Related stories:THE RV BOMB... HUMAN REMAINS FOUND? Resident heard shots, then 'computerized' voice. It was countdown... VIDEOS... PHOTOS... AT&T outage…

power outage - The Wall Street Journal
10:49am PST - December 26th, 2020

Northern California Has Less Reliable Electricity Than Rural China

Rural China has a better power grid than Northern California. Rural China power outages in 2019 averaged 900 minutes while Northern California had 2019 power outages of over 1300 minutes. Rural China... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for…

power outage - Next Big Future
1:22pm PST - December 25th, 2020

Storm leaves thousands without power on East Coast

A winter storm that began in the West brought rain and high winds to the Northeast overnight.

power outage - CBS News
10:48am PST - December 25th, 2020

Argentina blackout: Buenos Aires hit by huge power cut

Much of the Argentine capital is left without electricity after fire breaks out near a substation.

power outage - BBC News
8:43pm PST - December 22nd, 2020

FBI: White supremacists plotted attack on US power grid...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — White supremacists plotted to attack power stations in the southeastern U.S., and an Ohio teenager who allegedly shared the plan said he wanted the group to be “operational” on...

power outage - Associated Press
2:37pm PST - December 22nd, 2020

Review: Alice in Borderland takes us down a deliciously bonkers rabbit hole

Alice in Wonderland and Ready Player One meet Lord of the Flies and Cube.

power outage - Ars Technica
11:51am PST - December 20th, 2020

My deepest apologies to the mocking Rick Wilson’s. Though it is a fact that you are the least educated, lowest information, most incapable sub group of ignorant humans, were there ever an all encompassing power outage you would surely starve. You deserved my pity not scorn.

BobbyNahas (@bobbynahas88)
4:06am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @DrChiemeziem: When I worked with P&G, I was lodged in nice hotels across SW and SS Nigeria for a year; with a chauffer. I never experie…

Chigozie stanley (@stanbliiz)
4:02am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @DrChiemeziem: When I worked with P&G, I was lodged in nice hotels across SW and SS Nigeria for a year; with a chauffer. I never experie…

Her Royal (@emielimian)
4:01am PST - January 17th, 2021
Live Better than your Neighbor during the next Power Outage

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EnergyMaxOut (@energymaxout)
4:00am PST - January 17th, 2021

Looks like a power outage has been reported at Upper Hill, Nairobi, Kenya ^Bot

Stimazaz (@poweralertsbot)
4:00am PST - January 17th, 2021
We may not be able to see our loved ones in person at the moment, but you can use our #PowerCut Reporter App to check for power cuts in their area and to sign up to our PSR for extra support in an outage.  https://t.co/jzk43s0B2v https://t.co/W9xzwvm9cC

We may not be able to see our loved ones in person at the moment, but you can use our #PowerCut Reporter App to check for power cuts in their area and to sign up to our PSR for extra support in an outage. https://t.co/jzk43s0B2v https://t.co/W9xzwvm9cC

WPD (@wpduk)
3:58am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @DrChiemeziem: When I worked with P&G, I was lodged in nice hotels across SW and SS Nigeria for a year; with a chauffer. I never experie…

KACHI (@kachi_babyyy)
3:50am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @DrChiemeziem: When I worked with P&G, I was lodged in nice hotels across SW and SS Nigeria for a year; with a chauffer. I never experie…

Z é l i e (@The_Nanuekpere)
3:50am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @PaulMSports: @SpudFM is experiencing a power outage at its transmission station in Fredericton PEI due to a @MECLPEI power outage in t…

Bill Schurman (@BillySchurman)
3:45am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @PaulMSports: .@SpudFM is currently experiencing a power outage at its transmission station in Fredericton PEI due to a power outage wit…

Bill Schurman (@BillySchurman)
3:42am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @DrChiemeziem: When I worked with P&G, I was lodged in nice hotels across SW and SS Nigeria for a year; with a chauffer. I never experie…

Chinnyalans (@crossysexy)
3:33am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @stingdas: Sunday is a day when U spend time with family...away from d usual grind....catch up on movies together at home....perhaps fin…

Satya:\Majhi (@satya_majhi)
3:32am PST - January 17th, 2021

.@SpudFM is currently experiencing a power outage at its transmission station in Fredericton PEI due to a power outage with @MECLPEI in that area between Rte 2 and Rte 225. @SpudFM and Sports Roundup can be heard online at https://t.co/cZZ2NtSICS

Paul M. Schurman (@PaulMSports)
3:27am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @KenyaPower_Care: @renee_mayaka Hello. Please DM your account number, exact location including landmarks if any and your telephone num…

@AMokaya (@aloyce_mokaya)
3:25am PST - January 17th, 2021

Looks like a power outage has been reported at D. S. M Place, Kijabe St, Nairobi, Kenya ^Bot

Stimazaz (@poweralertsbot)
3:15am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @DrChiemeziem: When I worked with P&G, I was lodged in nice hotels across SW and SS Nigeria for a year; with a chauffer. I never experie…

Amarachi Cynthia (@Igbo_pearl)
3:14am PST - January 17th, 2021

RT @versantpower: As winds pick up across eastern Maine, about 3,000 Versant Power customers have reported service interruptions. We will w…

ohhhmygiddyaunt (@ohhhmygiddyaunt)
2:26pm PST - January 16th, 2021

RT @RayPope15: @MattKunz59 I think the Russian one is old news, but the others are current. Add in the Iran missile "test," power outage at…

(@MattKunz59)
2:23pm PST - January 16th, 2021

As winds pick up across eastern Maine, about 3,000 Versant Power customers have reported service interruptions. We will work to safely restore service as quickly as possible. FMI: https://t.co/ML0EK9jYkA #mewx

Versant Power (@versantpower)
2:23pm PST - January 16th, 2021

RT @SRUofPA: Listen up, Rock Nation! Due to a power outage on campus, the SGA Bookstore will not be open Saturday, Jan. 16 or Sunday, Jan.…

Dr. Mary Jo Ross (@DrMaryJoRoss)
2:20pm PST - January 16th, 2021

1/16/2021 5PM UPDATE: Approximately 2,103 power outages across the state. Remember, report your outage at least once daily to your utility provider until power is restored. #NHwx #ReadyNH #BePrepared #BeSafe https://t.co/CR1yOnnCLe

NH Homeland Security and Emergency Management (@NH_HSEM)
2:13pm PST - January 16th, 2021

A giant power outage seems like the perfect time for my car to not start too, I agree, Universe

Jessica (@vegspice)
2:10pm PST - January 16th, 2021

I had a fucking power outage, what did I miss

(@SpunkmasterMMA)
2:10pm PST - January 16th, 2021
RT @aiyuki4s: I paused working on commissions for this and almost lost it to a power outage https://t.co/8kVwgyFofi

RT @aiyuki4s: I paused working on commissions for this and almost lost it to a power outage https://t.co/8kVwgyFofi

Noahberry (@Noahvemberry)
2:07pm PST - January 16th, 2021
Yesterday's power outage. Hot chocolate from water heater up outside on a camp stove and crackers. Nice ambiance, tho! And great company of course! https://t.co/1o9Y8qsFWq

Yesterday's power outage. Hot chocolate from water heater up outside on a camp stove and crackers. Nice ambiance, tho! And great company of course! https://t.co/1o9Y8qsFWq

James Bellegarde (@dannyblue49)
2:03pm PST - January 16th, 2021

2021-01-16 16:54 EST | ME | ORONO |**POWER OUTAGE **| 6 STILLWATER AVE | POWER OUTAGE - TRAMPOLINE PARK AND SURROUNDING. PWR CO CONTACTED | MEIA13 | Map Maine Incident Alerts

Maine Incident Alerts (@AlertsMaine)
1:57pm PST - January 16th, 2021

RT @DevelopmentPk: #Punjab to Launch its Own Electricity Transmission & Distribution Company Following nationwide power outage over weeken…

Raunak A. (@RA56355163)
1:54pm PST - January 16th, 2021

don’t ask why half of lumiose is locked down due to a power outage even I don’t know why

Clemont (@ClemontPKMN)
7:48am PST - January 16th, 2021

We are aware of an outage in the Salem/Windham area affecting around 900 customers. The outage is a result of a tree limb on wires. Crews are on their way to the site to restore power. More updates will follow as information becomes available. Thank you for your patience!

Liberty - NH (@LibertyUtil_NH)
7:48am PST - January 16th, 2021

RT @Hyeenon: I mightve had a power outage which ruined my ranked match, but at least I found this. https://t.co/lpKEFsRxyO

.i der Problemwolf (@Puunkti)
7:46am PST - January 16th, 2021

We are in outage of power and your Ussd code and calls are not going through

Geoffry kimathi (@Geoffrykimathi)
7:44am PST - January 16th, 2021

Post-power outage Beautiful but heavy wet and melting. #snow #morningcoffee #saturdaymorning https://t.co/fYfBpIQXGR

Lyn Horton (@lynhortonmusart)
7:43am PST - January 16th, 2021