Work under way to restore power after Argentina and Uruguay hit by major failure

Argentina’s main energy company has said it is “slowly beginning to restore” electricity after a massive power failure left large swathes of the South American country and neighbouring Uruguay in the dark.

It was unclear how many people had been affected by the blackout, but the nations have a combined population of more than 45 million.

Writing on Twitter, Edesur said power had been returned to 34,000 customers as of Sunday morning.

The company said:...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-06-16 19:20
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