power outage

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A failure in the electric power supplied by a utility company.
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I had been suffering from six hours of scheduled and countless hours or 'unscheduled' power outages, and the assurance from the prime minister was a huge relief.
Learn why winter weather causes these outages, how to create a power outage preparedness plan, and which alternative power sources to consider to stay safe and warm during any severe winter storm.
Scores of PTI activists staged a protest demonstration in front of Peshawar Press Club (PPC) and denounced PESCO officials for unscheduled power outage in provincial metropolitan.
Leftover foods not needed immediately should be frozen along with refrigerator items in case of a power outage.
Poe's spokesperson Valenzuela City Mayor Rex Gatchalian said that the power outage at the said terminal highlights the supposed incompetence of the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) led by Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya.
Not only are revenue and refrigerated and frozen products lost during a power outage, but security, data and personal safety are also at risk.
In Limassol, a power outage at Omonia left people with no electricity shortly after 3am for about an hour.
Minister of Electricity and Energy Mohamed Hamed Shaker said there is no reason to believe that the power outage that affected most of the nation Thursday was caused by sabotage.
Rani Naji, an employee at an automotive parts store, said employees stopped working because of the power outage.
October 11, 2009 (KHARTOUM) -- Sudan's National Electricity Corporation (NEC) announced today that there will be a power outage in the country starting Sunday at midnight.
Bonneville Power Administration will postpone the Cheshire substation power outage slated for Saturday morning.
Where this system differs from other co-generation projects in town is that it will be able to operate during a power outage.