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Mysterious explosion along Syria gas pipe shuts electricity

Mysterious explosion along Syria gas pipe shuts electricity

Syria left without electricity due to gas pipeline explosion.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/08/2020 12:46
Rescue efforts abound during national power outage

Rescue efforts abound during national power outage

Israel saw nation-wide power outages today (Tuesday) following malfunctions in the generators of the Electricity Authority.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2016 12:21
Again: 15,000 homes lose power

Again: 15,000 homes lose power

Following rain on Wednesday, power lines in central Israel was hurt and tens of thousands are without electricity.Orli Harari, 28/10/2015 13:15
Power is back everywhere, says Electric Company

Power is back everywhere, says Electric Company

A full three days after flash storm, IEC says all but a few customers have been reconnected.Gil Ronen, 28/10/2015 09:15
IEC workers agree to fix storm outages

IEC workers agree to fix storm outages

Employees and management reach agreement after organized slowdown affects tens of thousands who lost power in storm.Gil Ronen, 26/10/2015 08:22
Massive Electrical Outages Due to State Bribery?

Massive Electrical Outages Due to State Bribery?

Investigation recordings expose state-run IEC officials took $20 million bribe to push faulty system that crashed project to stop outages.Ari Yashar, 09/01/2015 11:10
4,500 Homes Remain Without Power

4,500 Homes Remain Without Power

Power outages continue throughout Israel as storm moves into second day; many roads blocked in affected areas as well.Shlomo Pitrikovsky, 08/01/2015 10:31
Storm Leaves 10,000 without Electricity

Storm Leaves 10,000 without Electricity

Thousands still without power in Netanya, Herzliya, Ra'anana, and Rishon Lezion; electricity demand expected to break records.Tova Dvorin, 07/01/2015 19:25
17,000 Homes Left Without Electricity in Snowstorm

17,000 Homes Left Without Electricity in Snowstorm

Aside from closing Jerusalem, Tzfat and Golan, storm has left thousands without power nation-wide, major damage in Netanya.Ari Yashar, 07/01/2015 13:12
Police Chief on Snowstorm: Prepared for the Worst

Police Chief on Snowstorm: Prepared for the Worst

Jerusalem shuts down after snow in north closes Tzfat, various widespread power outages, expected Tel Aviv floods.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2015 12:25
Days After Rocket Barrage Gaza Left Powerless

Days After Rocket Barrage Gaza Left Powerless

Lone Gaza power plant shuts down Saturday lacking fuel. Israel cites Hamas fight with PA over fuel taxes as culprit.Ari Yashar, 15/03/2014 20:28
Vandalism Plunges Samaria Jews into Darkness

Vandalism Plunges Samaria Jews into Darkness

Jews in Samaria suffer blackout. The problem: power line is routed through a hostile Arab town.Maayana Miskin, 07/01/2014 23:01
Report: Israel Increasing Gaza Electricity Supply

Report: Israel Increasing Gaza Electricity Supply

Senior PA source claims deal being reached with Israel to increase supply to Gaza, source of funding to be decided.Dalit Halevi, Ari Yashar, 03/01/2014 03:17
Powerless Gaza Blames Israel - Again

Powerless Gaza Blames Israel - Again

Lone power plant shuts down only 12 days after being restarted. Israel blamed, although Egypt's siege has cut off fuel smuggling.Ari Yashar, 27/12/2013 11:34
Toronto: At Least 50,000 Still Without Power

Toronto: At Least 50,000 Still Without Power

One week after a massive ice storm, between 50-100,000 Torontonians remain in the dark.Dalit Halevi, Tova Dvorin, 27/12/2013 08:17
IEC Head: Storm Cost Us a Billion Shekels

IEC Head: Storm Cost Us a Billion Shekels

According to IEC chairman Eli Glickman, the damage to Israel's electrical system during the recent winter storm was one billion shekels.David Lev, 22/12/2013 21:58
Millions Without Power, LaGuardia Airport Closed

Millions Without Power, LaGuardia Airport Closed

More than 6.2 million people were without power, and New York's LaGuardia Airport remained closed as a result of Hurricane Sandy.Chana Ya'ar, 31/10/2012 15:15
Inspectors Check Nuke Plants Ahead of Sandy

Inspectors Check Nuke Plants Ahead of Sandy

Extra inspectors double check nuclear plants in 5 states along the East Coast as Hurricane Sandy powers up. A7 readers, send pics!Chana Ya'ar, 29/10/2012 18:06
Landau: Save Electricity, Or We'll Turn Juice Off

Landau: Save Electricity, Or We'll Turn Juice Off

Israel is in the midst of an energy crisis that may peak this weekend, officials said, warning that power cuts could result.David Lev, 12/07/2012 11:36
Boro Park in the Dark

Boro Park in the Dark

Exploding manhole covers, electrical transformers on fire, and an entire Brooklyn neighborhood left a wedding hall in the dark.Chana Ya'ar, 31/05/2012 13:19
Israel Considers Power Shortage for Summer

Israel Considers Power Shortage for Summer

Israel is considering how to deal with possible power shortages this summer after Egypt reneged on its contract to supply natural gas. Chana Ya'ar, 10/05/2012 11:53