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Re: San Francisco power outages imminent
From: "J.D. Falk" <jdfalk () mail-abuse org>
Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2000 15:06:28 -0700

On 06/14/00, "J.D. Falk" <jdfalk () cybernothing org> wrote: 

      Word is they're not capable of handling the current demand (it
      is the second day of what feels like a serious heat wave, with
      temperatures over 90 degrees all over the Bay Area), and power
      may be shut off on a rotating basis, a block or a few blocks at
      a time, if the load cannot be reduced.

        Okay, just received word that they're doing it: rolling black-
        outs for 90 minutes at a time, around the Bay Area (not just in
        the city.)


        It'll be interesting to see what kind of outages this causes;
        for one thing, Sean's power may go out.

        If power goes out in the NOC and there's nobody around to
        monitor it....

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