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A severe storm system in the south of the US has helped create the biggest tornado threat the country has seen for five months.
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Increased fossil fuel use to meet high energy demands will only compound extreme temperatures.
Nearly half of the city was without power for a few hours.
The airport reported it lost power shortly before 5 a.m., and soon after said flights had been stopped.
Golf Ball-Sized Hail, Strong Winds Leave Texas with Property Damage, Power Outage | Nature World News
Texas faced golf ball-sized hail and strong winds that brought property damage and power outage in some areas.
More than 130,000 customers affected by power outages in the Houston area, CenterPoint Energy says facebook twitter instagram rss
More than 145,000 residents affected by power outages in the Houston area, CenterPoint Energy says
How to know the difference between a local power outage and rolling blackouts | State | dentonrc.com
Last week, Texans were asked twice to voluntarily conserve energy at home as record demand put stress on the power grid.
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Power Outage FAQs
What is Power Outage?
Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.
What Causes Power Outages?
- Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.
What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?
- Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
- Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
- Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
- Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.