Ghana Suffers Nationwide Power Grid Failure

Ghanaians were hit with a nationwide power outage on Sunday due to a GRIDCo system shutdown In a statement on the occurrence, the Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) said “at approximately 2.10 pm on Sunday, March 07, 2021, a challenge …

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Bitcoin Miners Steal $2 Million of Electricity in Malaysia

Police in Johor, Malaysia have arrested seven suspects from a bitcoin mining syndicate that allegedly stole  RM8.6 million ($2m) worth of electricity from the Sarawak Energy Berhad (SEB). The syndicate has allegedly been altering electrical meters to make their locations …

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SaskPower to Provide Additional Power for Southern US States Amid Winter Blackouts

Canada-based electricity supplier SaskPower has decided to export 175 megawatts (MW) of electricity to the U.S., as many southern states in the neighboring country struggle due to wide-range power outages amid the frigid temperatures across America. Approximately three million Americans …

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Tokyo Electric Power Co. to Source Power from other Sectors Amid Impending Winter Blackout

Tepco Power Grid, the transmission unit of Tokyo Electric Power Co. Holdings reported that it is asking other companies to help provide electricity after there was an unexpected demand for electricity for heaters this winter.

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