Major power outage in Toronto

Major power outage in Toronto

There are 2 comments on the CANOE story from Jan 16, 2009, titled Major power outage in Toronto. In it, CANOE reports that:

Tens of thousands of people were left in the dark overnight after a flood at a Toronto Hydro substation plunged a huge section of the west end into a blackout just before 10 p.m. Toronto Hydro spokesman Paul ...

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Quebec today too

Toronto, Canada

#1 Jan 16, 2009
Lake forms in downtown Montreal after 118-year-old pipe bursts

City officials are asking Montrealers to avoid several blocks around Peel Street in the south end of downtown Montreal as crews repair a massive water main break and try to stop the water from spreading.

http://www.cbc.ca/canada/montreal/story/2009/...
Ontario Hydro at Fault

Toronto, Canada

#2 Jan 17, 2009
A faulty sprinkler system belonging to Ontario's Hydro One utility is to blame for a power blackout that left a quarter of a million people in Toronto without electricity and heat on one of the coldest nights of the year...

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/story/...

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