Three tornadoes swept across eastern Australia on Saturday, injuring more than a dozen people, 5.6 thousand homes were without electricity as a result of failure of electricity cables, television reported ABC News.Tornado hit the town of Bargara, Burnett Heads, and Kunarr a few kilometers from Bundaberg on the west coast of the continent in the state of Queensland, with about 13.00 to 15.00 (7.00-9.00 MSK).It is reported that the infrastructure of the cities badly damaged. In these and a number of neighboring towns in the morning was declared a storm warning. Several schools evacuated students.Near Read more [...]
The largest district of Voronezh, home to tens of thousands of people were left without electricity due to the explosion at the substation, there were no injuries, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday, a representative of the Voronezh Gorelectroset."The explosion at the substation (cotton and smoke) on the street in the North Vladimir Nevsky district of Voronezh occurred at 15.20 MSK environment," - said the source.
As a result, no electricity remained the largest by number of district in the city, in which a total population of about 100 thousand people. In particular, there is no electricity Read more [...]
About 2.2 thousand people were left without electricity on Tuesday in six locations Pravdinsky District of the Kaliningrad region, said Tuesday the Emergencies Ministry.
"At 12.15 MSK, Pravdinsk near Kaliningrad power failure occurred six municipalities with a population of about 2200 people. Under got off seven socially important facilities," - said in a statement.
Emergency and recovery operation.
The air temperature in the Kaliningrad region is now 2-5 degrees plus.Category: Factors and accident Read more [...]
38,000 people were left without electricity today in Nozhai-Yurt district of Chechnya because of a power outage. Socially important facilities in the villages do not have de-energized, According to "Interfax" EMERCOM in the region.
Cause of accident is under investigation. At the scene are specialists of Southern Electric Networks "NurEnergo." Also involved operative group EMERCOM of Russia for the country.Category: Factors and accident Read more [...]
12/14/2012 Center of Vladivostok remained without electricity due to the accident at the power grids. Left without electricity all the buildings on Ocean Avenue, streets Aleutian, Nerchinsk, Sukhanov, waterfront, including the administration of Primorye and Vladivostok.
According to the agency "Interfax", traffic on the streets is also not functioning. Specialists branch of "FEDC" - "Maritime Electric Networks" addressing some major energoavarii.Vesti.ruCategory: Factors and accident Read more [...]
Seven settlements remain without electricity in Sakhalin after two cyclones passing through the region this week, according to the Far Eastern Regional Center (DVRTS) Russian Emergencies Ministry.
First cyclone came to Sakhalin on Tuesday evening. On Wednesday night there was off-line power Kholmsk Gornozavodsk. The accident led to the disconnection of power supply to 11 villages Nevel urban district without electricity were almost 20,000 people and 18 social objects.
Repair work very difficult, because there were cliffs in a remote mountainous area. Second cyclone came to the island on Thursday Read more [...]
As a result of the passage of the cyclone in the Primorsky Territory remained without electricity 10 settlements Khasan district. According to RBC in the local MOE office, restoration work was carried out during the night of 3 to 4 December, but so far have not been successful.In the disaster area is home to over 6000 people remain without electricity in 1370 households.Specialists report that address the effects of the accident prevent snow drifts. Rescuers find it difficult to get to the power lines. In the remaining villages without electricity forced to urgently connect diesel generators.In Read more [...]
Nearly five thousand people were left without electricity in Mordovia on Saturday night, according to Russian Emergencies Ministry.
According to authorities, power outage on Friday night occurred in 14 localities Ardatov, Atyashevsky Romodanovsky areas and a total population of 5.2 thousand people. Soon the area Romodanovskaya power was restored.
"At the moment remain without electricity two districts, 13 settlements, 2.4 thousand houses with a population of 4.9 thousand people," - said in a release.
Approximate time of completion 03.00 Saturday, said the MOE.Category: Factors and Read more [...]
Life of several U.S. states broke snowfall. Hundreds of thousands of people were left without electricity, the roads do not pass. The situation is similar in the south of Europe, and in the UK - a great flood. Many kilometers of traffic jams, working only on the actual weather airports and 400,000 people without electricity - emergency services of several U.S. states to such a heavy snowfall were not ready. Reports of traffic jams come from Iowa, Nebraska and Wisconsin. The situation is worst in Milwaukee, where the international airport terminal passengers expect the second day of departure. Read more [...]