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#power cut

# power-cut - Saturday 9 March, 2019

Guaido supporters square up to Venezuelan police amid electricity blackout

It’s not known what caused the blackout, which is one of the worst and longest in recent memory in Venezuela.

# power-cut - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Thousands of homes across the country without power following strong overnight winds

ESB says it is currently working to repair all faults on its network.

# power-cut - Monday 1 January, 2018

From The42 New era! Debutant Rob Cross upsets 16-time world champion Taylor's fairytale ending Power Cut

New era! Debutant Rob Cross upsets 16-time world champion Taylor's fairytale ending

The World Championship final finished 7-2 in the Ally Pally.

# power-cut - Monday 5 September, 2016

Here's What Happened Today: Monday

Stephen Donnelly’s Soc Dem departure, crisis pregnancy agencies and a wildfire in Spain had everyone talking…

# power-cut - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Massive explosion and fire at ESB substation caused by copper wire thieves

Around 120,000 ESB customers in west Dublin were left without power after the blaze.

# power-cut - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Power restored to many but 25,000 homes are still in the dark

ESB Networks says its infrastructure has been bit by winds of up to 125km per hour.

Doctors forced to use iPhone torches as Beaumont Hospital plunged into darkness

Power at the busy northside Dublin hospital was out for 15 minutes as Storm Barney hit.

# power-cut - Friday 30 October, 2015

Thousands left in the dark after power cut in west Dublin

ESB said it is working to repair the fault that caused the outage.

# power-cut - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Electricity restored to Dublin households affected by ESB power cut

The outage was caused by a fire at one of the network’s sub-stations.

# power-cut - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

€100k damage as gang uses heavy-duty equipment to steal 7km of ESB cables

There’s been a huge increase in similar incidents. Just in July, there were four in Galway, and one each in Wicklow, Laois and Cavan.

# power-cut - Thursday 23 July, 2015

From The42 Want to be quicker off the mark? Try this explosive power workout Power Cut

Want to be quicker off the mark? Try this explosive power workout

This will hurt but it’ll be worth it.

# power-cut - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

# power-cut - Monday 8 June, 2015

'Cute-hoorism of the worst kind': Averil Power has ANOTHER go at Fianna Fáil

The senator has launched another attack on her former party.

# power-cut - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Is Averil Power about to enter the 'Battle of the Bay'?

The former Fianna Fáil senator is being tipped to run as an independent in the next general election.

# power-cut - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

Averil Power gets new office after Fianna Fáil tell her to make way for new TD

The independent senator was asked to leave her office in Leinster House just hours after her resignation from the party.

# power-cut - Friday 11 July, 2014

Power outage knocks out businesses in Dublin 8... including the Guinness Storehouse

A cluster of faults have been recorded by the ESB in the Kilmainham area of Dublin.

# power-cut - Monday 17 February, 2014

19,000 homes still without power after last week's storm

ESB said they are working on connecting homes by today or tomorrow, but some customers in isolated areas will not be connected until towards the end of the week.

# power-cut - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Just a handful of homes still offline after storm, but UK dealing with severe flooding and power cuts Storm Watch This post contains images

Just a handful of homes still offline after storm, but UK dealing with severe flooding and power cuts

ESB crews have been out overnight reconnecting customers. In the UK — there’s tens of thousands without power, and three severe flood warnings remain in place.

# power-cut - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Peru Two, bank fraud and American tourists : The week in numbers

Plus: How many people voted Yes in the Seanad referendum when they meant to vote No?

# power-cut - Monday 16 December, 2013

Some 2,600 Dublin 15 homes left in the dark following power cut

ESB Networks says the problem is expected to be fixed tonight.

# power-cut - Friday 6 December, 2013

ESB workers announce ‘all-out’ strike as unions meet with mediators

The company’s Unions’ Dispute Committee says it will implement a “full withdrawal of labour” later this month, although will not be meeting the Labour Relations Committee today.

# power-cut - Thursday 17 October, 2013

From The Daily Edge South Park misses deadline for the first time ever because of a power cut Going Down To...

South Park misses deadline for the first time ever because of a power cut

The bast***s killed South Park!

# power-cut - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Around 3,000 homes without power after overnight storms

ESB networks says it’s hoped the affected homes and businesses will be reconnected by lunchtime.

# power-cut - Tuesday 11 June, 2013

TRAFFIC LIGHTS ARE out of action in the Rialto, Inchicore and South Circular Road areas following a power cut in Dublin 8.

AA Roadwatch said that motorists are urged to take particular care at the junction of Con Colbert Road and the South Circular Road.

The gardaí said they are aware of the traffic light outage.

Dublin Fire Brigade was tasked to a report of a fire alarm in the Thomas St area, but it is not known if this is connected to the fact that the power is out in the Marrowbone Lane area.

# power-cut - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

21,000 had gas or electricity cut for not paying bills

Latest figures show 82 per cent more gas customers were cut off last year, compared to 2011.

# power-cut - Monday 27 May, 2013

Power restored to 8,300 north Dublin homes after fault

Homes in Raheny, Donaghmede and Howth were without power following a major service fault.

# power-cut - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Power outages in Dublin and Cork

In Glassmore, Swords a fault has caused a power outage for around 21 houses and a fault in Cloyne, Co Cork means around 42 houses are without electricity.

# power-cut - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Lightning strike cuts electricity to 11,000 homes in Wexford

ESB Networks says a transformer was damaged during storms, and that crews are working to restore power.

# power-cut - Monday 30 July, 2012

India: 370 million people affected by power outage

Worst blackout to hit India in ten years highlights country’s struggle to meet growing demand for electricity.

# power-cut - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

2,600 Dublin homes hit by 90-minute power outage

The ESB says a cable fault in the Loughlinstown area meant just over 2,600 homes were without power this evening.

# power-cut - Thursday 10 May, 2012

A POWER CUT in Dublin’s city centre left large parts of the IFSC without power for a brief period this afternoon.
ESB said a fault in a sub-station on Sheriff Street in Dublin’s inner city at around 12.30pm caused a power cut in the area, including the financial services district. All customers had power restored within fifteen minutes of the fault taking place. The ESB is investigating the cause of the incident.

# power-cut - Wednesday 4 January, 2012

Thousands without phone service after storms

Meanwhile, the ESB has restored electricity to almost 15,000 households who lost power yesterday.

Stormy weather to continue as winds set new Malin Head record

Heavy winds are expected to affect the east coast in particular today.

# power-cut - Tuesday 3 January, 2012

Around 7,000 homes without electricity after storm damage

Heavy winds last night and early this morning caused a power cut to around 15,000 households.

# power-cut - Friday 9 September, 2011

Planes grounded and nuclear power plant shuts amid major US, Mexico power cut

The power outage has affected over 1 million people and sparked the automatic shut-down of two nuclear reactors.

# power-cut - Thursday 11 August, 2011

ESB denies that lightning caused last weekend's Amazon power cut

The ESB has said that it was a transformer failure that caused the outage on Sunday. Amazon’s backup generators failed after the power cut.

# power-cut - Tuesday 24 May, 2011

Power restored to most of 25,000 homes 'before nightfall' - ESB

The ESB says only a few hundred customers were without power overnight after freak storms blacked out thousands of homes.

# power-cut - Thursday 6 January, 2011

THE BUSY DUBLIN city centre area around Harcourt and Camden Street is currently without electricity. The power cut hit at lunchtime and left businesses and residential properties in the dark, and in some cases, without heating.

The ESB have confirmed to that there is a local fault to the power supply and that their engineers are at the scene trying to correct it. “In an urban area, this could take up to two hours to fix,” said an ESB service person.