Posts Tagged ‘blackouts’

12-hour blackouts, water plant shut down, and 14 high-rises destroyed in Gaza damage

Palestinians assess the damage of a destroyed building on the first day of the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday in the northern Gaza Strip town of Beit Lahia, on May 13, 2021. (Photo: Ashraf Amra/APA Images) The Latest: 332,111 Palestinians tested positive for COVID-19; 317,464 recoveries; 3,669 deaths Of those who tested positive, 197,640 live in […]

Blackouts and BDS

Outage You may have noticed that this newsletter didn’t appear in your inbox last Thursday. That’s because I live in Texas and we lost power for the better part of a week. If you’ve been following what’s happening in this state, you’ve probably heard about how Texas has its own (superannuated) electrical grid. The colossal […]

Corporate-Gov’t Collusion Has Given Us Blackouts and Food Shortages, Here’s How We Stop It

Corporate-Gov’t Collusion Has Given Us Blackouts and Food Shortages, Here’s How We Stop It Activist Post / Activist Post By Don Via, Jr. Over the past two weeks, and still currently ongoing in some parts of the country, an unprecedented winter storm swept through the United States. The ice accumulation overall created some particularly disastrous […]

Strong Earthquake Hits Off Japan Coast, Triggers Mass Blackouts

TOKYO, Feb 13 (Reuters) – A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.1 hit off the coast of eastern Japan on Saturday, shaking buildings and triggering widespread blackouts, but there appeared to be no major damage and no tsunami warning was issued. The epicentre of the earthquake was off the coast of Fukushima prefecture […]

Roads turned into rivers, mass blackouts and hundreds of islanders are evacuated as Cyclone Gita slams Samoa (VIDEOS, PHOTOS)

     Residents in Samoa hope the worst is over as tropical cyclone Gita moves away from the island nation after wreaking havoc. Power has been cut and more than 200 people have been evacuated from their homes after major flooding, which include main roads in the capital city of Apia. A category 2 cyclone warning […]

NASA: Earth’s Poles Are About To Flip – Worldwide Blackouts Coming

NASA has warned that Earth’s North and South magnetic poles are about to flip, causing worldwide blackouts and lethal levels of radiation to sweep over the planet.  Historically, the poles have flipped every 200,000 to 300,000 years. It has been 780,000 years since they last flipped – meaning that a shift is massively overdue. According […]

Blackouts and Flashpoints in 2018: Who Rules America, Globalization and Geopolitics

January 30, 2018 By Prof. James Petras The prophets and forecasters for the coming year have already set out their global vision ranging from rising economies to catastrophic global wars. I want to argue from a different perspective, focusing on the increasing subdivision of markets, the deepening autonomy of political action […]

Monsanto Loses Lawsuit, Pays $46 Million To Poisoned Victims

Monsanto have been found guilty of gross negligence by selling poisonous PCBs to members of the public, some of whom died as a result.  The agrochemical and agricultural biotechnology giant has been forced to pay a total of $46 million in damages to plaintiffs in the case. A St. Louis jury voted 10-2 in finding Monsanto, Pfizer, Solutia, and Pharmacia […]


The government cares about you sleep, sleep, sleep   The police are there for your protection sleep, sleep, sleep   Our law courts and the whole legal system is all for society’s benefit – all for the better good sleep, sleep, sleep   Hospitals and doctors are there to make us all better sleep, sleep, […]

Video: The Fabricated Pretexts for War

Source Article from 00

New plants vital to avert blackouts

QUEENSLANDERS will today be told to expect possible blackouts as early as 2013 unless new electricity generation is built, while explosive new industry modelling warns that Julia Gillard’s clean energy plan will cause bills to rise by at least 10 per cent on top of the carbon price. The Australian Energy Market Operator will today […]

New EPA rule could lead to rolling blackouts in Texas, PUC chairwoman says

JACK Z. SMITHStar Telegram Aug 21, 2011 The head of the Texas Public Utility Commission expressed concern Friday that a new federal air quality rule, set to take effect Jan. 1, will cause disruptions in electric service. If implementation of the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule is not delayed, “I have no doubt in my mind […]

Powered by WordPress | Designed by: Premium WordPress Themes | Thanks to Themes Gallery, Bromoney and Wordpress Themes