power outage

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Noun1.power outage - equipment failure resulting when the supply of power fails; "the ice storm caused a power outage"
equipment failure, breakdown - a cessation of normal operation; "there was a power breakdown"
blackout - the failure of electric power for a general region
flame-out - the failure of a jet engine caused by an interruption of the fuel supply or by faulty combustion
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The daytime power outage also hit the tourist hub and "Paradise Island" of Siargao, also in Surigao del Norte.
Access was restricted to Guatemala City's international airport yesterday (7 June) due to a power outage across Guatemala.
Gilbert noted that although many of New York's largest businesses have enrolled in demand management programs, which will help reduce electricity demand when usage is highest and possibly prevent power outage in the summer of 2003, such programs cannot bridge the city's long-term electric supply gap.
In calling for the probe, Gatchalian noted the reported 1,400 megawatts power outage that resulted in service interruptions in some areas in Bulacan and Cavite.
HYDERABAD -- The citizens of Hyderabad Tuesday held protest demonstrations in different areas of the city against power outage and demanded of the authorities concerned to restore electricity supply in their respective areas.
However, areas in the jurisdiction of the cantonment board are experiencing power outage lasting two hours.
This happened to Jennifer Lopez's concert at New York City's Madison Square Garden last month, which had to be canceled due to a massive power outage.
THATTA -- Prolong power outage up to 11 hours hit hard the people of Thatta city on Thursday, tormenting fasting people in the holy month of Ramazan amid heatwave.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- An attack on Venezuela's largest hydro-electric power plant Guri, causing the second major power outage to hit the county in the course of one month, was perpetrated with the use of a long-range sniper rifle, Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro stated.
The length of a power outage can never be predicted, said Capt.
The shortfall led to a power outage after every one hour in Lahore and other parts of Punjab.