Tag: blackout

Incident at Domnesti substation led to Bucharest blackout – Romania, 10 August 2020

Romanian electricity transmission system operator Transelectrica said that it will investigate the conditions under which the failure in the national transmission system took place on 7 August. The incident occurred […]

Transelectrica’s CEO is stepping down – Romania, 13 March 2017

Romanian electricity transmission system operator Transelectrica has announced that its CEO and the Member of the Board of Director Toni Teau will give up his mandate as of 26 April […]

Physical sabotage confirmed as the cause of power outages – Turkey, 6 January 2017

Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Berat Albayrak confirmed that the power outages in the Istanbul area that occurred at the end of 2016 were linked to physical sabotage […]