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Grid Collapse: Ecuador Hit By Nationwide Power Blackout

Posted on AllSides June 19th, 2024
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Grid Collapse: Ecuador Hit By Nationwide Power Blackout A nationwide power blackout hit Ecuador on Wednesday afternoon, plunging 17 million people into darkness. Authorities are working to repair a faulty transmission line that was responsible for the outage. "The immediate report that we received from the CENACE (National Center of Energy Control) is that there is a failure in the transmission line that caused a cascade disconnection, so there is no energy service on a national scale," Public Works Minister Roberto Luque wrote on X. Luque added, "We are concentrating...

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