February 18, 2021 9:42 am
Texas officials ordered 7 million people to boil tap water before drinking it following days of record low temperatures that damaged infrastructure and froze pipes.
October 15, 2020 10:30 am
Raut said a report submitted by a committee that had probed such power outages in 2011 and the subsequent action taken, if any, will also be discussed.
October 14, 2020 12:56 pm
The BMC has formed a committee to inquire into the incident and to inspect whether transfer procedure had any lapses that may have led to two deaths. The four-member committee has to submit its report in a week.
August 07, 2020 5:31 pm
A spokesperson for Consolidated Edison said Friday’s blackout started at 5.13 am in Manhattan, the Upper West Side and the Upper East Side and affected about 180,000 customers.
September 17, 2019 9:31 am
Honduras has been the worst affected with Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala also partly without electricity. The blackout was caused by a failure in the connection network.
January 07, 2018 4:42 am
In five years, the peak demand of Mumbai has shot up by over 350MW.
October 16, 2015 9:19 pm
Several parts towards the north of the island city such as Sion, Matunga, Mahim, Dadar, Parel, Lower Parel, and Wadala, among others, suffered a power outage between 12 am and 1 am, with each area having faced a blackout for half an hour to 45 mins.
September 04, 2014 1:19 am
June 12, 2014 5:52 pm
Power Minister Piyush Goyal states inadequacies in coal supplies. Mentions of coal stocks in days across India.
March 13, 2014 3:22 am
The outage affected functioning of Closed Circuit Televisions including those at critical locations; air-conditioning was shut down