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Mumbai power outage due to human error not cyber attack, says Union Power Minister R ...

Deccan Herald 02 Mar 2021
The Power Minister was responding after a study report conducted by Recorded Future, a Massachusetts-based company, suggested that a Chinese government linked group targeted India''s power grid system through malware, a software designed to cause damage to a computer network.
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Mumbai power outage could have been cyber sabotage, says minister

Gulf Daily News 02 Mar 2021
Deshmukh was speaking a day after a New York Times report said that the power outage on October 12 last year was part of a Chinese cyber campaign against India, even as the ... Millions were left without power, trains were stranded and online college exams and mobile telephone services collapsed after a grid failure that affected all of Mumbai and.
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TRG Datacenters Maintains 100% Uptime During ERCOT Failure In Winter Storm Uri

Killeen Daily Herald 01 Mar 2021
HOUSTON, March 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --�During the record winter storm that left Texas in a statewide power emergency, TRG Datacenters used their generators to keep customers online while reducing their load on the state's struggling power grid.� ... Texas online and get people fed.
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WIND TURBINES AND ICE: HOW THEY'RE TAILORED FOR SPECIFIC CLIMATES

Democratic Underground 01 Mar 2021
Wind turbines are incredible pieces of technology, able to harvest wind energy and deliver it to the power grid without carbon emissions ... specifics of how Texas operates its power grid, but that’s outside the scope of this article) rather than a failure of the technology itself.
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Power failure: How a winter storm pushed Texas into crisis

The Citizens' Voice 22 Feb 2021
As temperatures plunged and snow and ice whipped the state, much of Texas’ power grid collapsed, followed by its water systems ... Her home had been without power for three nights ... grid and Mexico ... At week’s end, as the cold weather began to loosen its grip, the power grid came back online for most Texans.
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President Biden to declare 'major disaster' in Texas

The National 20 Feb 2021
Nearly half of Texans were struggling on Friday with disrupted water service, although the state's embattled power grid sprang back to life after five days of blackouts ... Texas Governor Greg Abbott confirmed that all power-generating plants were online as of Thursday afternoon.
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Biden approves 'major disaster' declaration in frozen Texas

The National 20 Feb 2021
Nearly half of Texans were struggling on Friday with disrupted water service, although the state's embattled power grid sprang back to life after five days of blackouts ... Texas Governor Greg Abbott confirmed that all power-generating plants were online as of Thursday afternoon.
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Texas storm may cost insurers record first-quarter losses – A.M. Best

Metro USA 20 Feb 2021
The Texas Department of Insurance plans to collect data from property insurers to assess costs stemming from the crippled electrical grid, roofing collapses, broken pipes and other problems, a spokesman said ... Texas Governor Greg Abbott confirmed that all power-generating plants were online as of Thursday afternoon.
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Why Biden's new dawn of net-zero is looking like a dark day for labor

Henry Herald 20 Feb 2021
Today renewables like solar and wind power provide 18% of America’s electricity. The administration would need to use federal muscle to more than triple the current expansion rate of solar and wind energy and install vast amounts of battery storage for backup, leaving only a fraction of natural gas power online for reliability of the grid.
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Texas water shortages persist while 'fragile' power grid returns to life

The National 19 Feb 2021
Nearly half of Texans were struggling on Friday with disrupted water service, the latest fallout from a crippling winter storm that caused five days of blackouts before the state's embattled power grid sprang back to life ... Texas Governor Greg Abbott confirmed that all power-generating plants were online as of Thursday afternoon.
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Texas water shortages persist; ‘fragile’ power grid returns to life

Metro USA 19 Feb 2021
HOUSTON (Reuters) – Nearly half of Texans struggled on Friday with disrupted water service, the latest fallout from a crippling winter storm that caused five days of blackouts before the state’s embattled power grid sprang back to life ... “The grid is still ...
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Cruz says 'it was a mistake' to go to Cancun amid Texas arctic blast

The Hill 19 Feb 2021
Cruz also received backlash this week after tweets resurfaced of the senator mocking power outages in California ... The Texas power grid is separate from the two other major U.S. power grids and is not equipped to handle the freezing temperatures that have swept across the U.S ... If you don’t have power contact your local power provider.".
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CenterPoint imposed outages based on circuit load, officials say

The Galveston Daily News 19 Feb 2021
The long blackouts resulted when the Electric Reliability Council of Texas, which oversees a grid supplying about 24 million power customers — about 90 percent of the market — ordered suppliers to cut their demand on the system by thousands of megawatts to prevent a total system failure, ERCOT officials said Wednesday.
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