power failures and blackouts

Storm Ciara, or Sabine, Leaves 5 Dead in Europe

Storm Ciara, or Sabine, Leaves 5 Dead in Europe

A powerful winter storm battered Europe on Sunday, leaving power outages, transportation chaos and at least five deaths in its wake.
Visiting Puerto Rico, Cuomo Attacks Trump’s Response to Earthquakes

Visiting Puerto Rico, Cuomo Attacks Trump’s Response to Earthquakes

“Once again, the federal government hasn’t showed up the way they should,” the New York governor said.
Visiting Puerto Rico, Cuomo Attacks Trump’s Response to Earthquakes

Visiting Puerto Rico, Cuomo Attacks Trump’s Response to Earthquakes

“Once again, the federal government hasn’t showed up the way they should,” the New York governor said.
‘Too Much’: Dread Fills Puerto Ricans as New Earthquake Stuns Island

‘Too Much’: Dread Fills Puerto Ricans as New Earthquake Stuns Island

A 5.9-magnitude aftershock came on the 15th day since tremors large and small began terrorizing southern Puerto Rico.
‘Too Much’: Dread Fills Puerto Ricans as New Earthquake Stuns Island

‘Too Much’: Dread Fills Puerto Ricans as New Earthquake Stuns Island

A 5.9-magnitude aftershock came on the 15th day since tremors large and small began terrorizing southern Puerto Rico.
With Earthquakes and Storms, Puerto Rico’s Power Grid Can’t Catch a Break

With Earthquakes and Storms, Puerto Rico’s Power Grid Can’t Catch a Break

The lines and poles rebuilt after Hurricane Maria held up, but some power plants did not, leading to another worrying blackout.
Earthquake Reveals Puerto Rico’s Electric Utility to Be Vulnerable, Again

Earthquake Reveals Puerto Rico’s Electric Utility to Be Vulnerable, Again

The lines and poles rebuilt after Hurricane Maria held up, but some power plants did not, leading to another worrying blackout.
Into The Dark: Puerto Rico After the Earthquake

Into The Dark: Puerto Rico After the Earthquake

Some residents are living precariously on the edges of roads, uncertain about a post-earthquake future.
Into The Dark: Puerto Rico After the Earthquake

Into The Dark: Puerto Rico After the Earthquake

Some residents are living precariously on the edges of roads, uncertain about a post-earthquake future.
After Homes Collapse in Earthquake, Puerto Ricans Ask: Are We Safe?

After Homes Collapse in Earthquake, Puerto Ricans Ask: Are We Safe?

Thousands of Puerto Ricans slept outside, fearing new tremors, after the 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck the island Tuesday.
Puerto Rico Earthquake: Emergency Declared After 6.4 Magnitude Quake

Puerto Rico Earthquake: Emergency Declared After 6.4 Magnitude Quake

The state of chaos that followed the 2017 storm robbed Puerto Ricans of any belief that their leaders could manage another natural disaster.
Report Detailing PG&E’s Failures Raises New Hurdles for Utility

Report Detailing PG&E’s Failures Raises New Hurdles for Utility

A California commission’s findings in the state’s deadliest fire could make a path out of bankruptcy and probation much harder.
Report Detailing PG&E’s Failures Raises New Hurdles for Utility

Report Detailing PG&E’s Failures Raises New Hurdles for Utility

A California commission’s findings in the state’s deadliest fire could make a path out of bankruptcy and probation much harder.
Report Detailing PG&E’s Failures Raises New Hurdles for Utility

Report Detailing PG&E’s Failures Raises New Hurdles for Utility

A California commission’s findings in the state’s deadliest fire could make a path out of bankruptcy and probation much harder.
We’re Living Act 1 of the Disaster Films We Grew Up With

We’re Living Act 1 of the Disaster Films We Grew Up With

There is a tension in the air as we practically lunge for the last bag of ice or can of food.
California Mayors Back Plan to Make PG&E a Cooperative

California Mayors Back Plan to Make PG&E a Cooperative

In a letter to state regulators, the local leaders proposed using their collective resources to take over the utility, now in bankruptcy.
California Mayors Back Plan to Make PG&E a Cooperative

California Mayors Back Plan to Make PG&E a Cooperative

In a letter to state regulators, the local leaders proposed using their collective resources to take over the utility, now in bankruptcy.
California Mayors Back Plan to Make PG&E a Cooperative

California Mayors Back Plan to Make PG&E a Cooperative

In a letter to state regulators, the local leaders proposed using their collective resources to take over the utility, now in bankruptcy.
5 Lessons We Learned From the California Wildfires

5 Lessons We Learned From the California Wildfires

This year’s fire season in California has been affected by blackouts, climate change and a destructive fire two years ago.
5 Lessons We Learned From the California Wildfires

5 Lessons We Learned From the California Wildfires

This year’s fire season in California has been affected by blackouts, climate change and a destructive fire two years ago.