Queens: Brief Power Failure in Flushing

Queens: Brief Power Failure in Flushing

There are 1 comment on the New York Times story from Aug 7, 2007, titled Queens: Brief Power Failure in Flushing. In it, New York Times reports that:

“The frequency of these blackouts, albeit troubling, is not surprising”

A malfunction in overhead power lines caused a 58-minute power failure yesterday afternoon that affected 968 residential and business customers in Flushing, a Consolidated Edison spokesman said. via New York Times

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Mustaree Sareekraut

Howell, NJ

#1 Aug 7, 2007
If we add this to the blackouts in Astoria, it is obvious that the electrical grid there needs a little boost. These are just residential areas with lots of commerce, but not enough to cause this problem.

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