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Sub-station malfunction responsible for power outages in greater Athens on Wed.

Panos - Aug 23, 2018

A malfunction at an extra-high voltage sub-station switcher east of Athens proper caused widespread power outages in the Greek capital on Wednesday, with the transmission grid operator…

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Extensive power cuts in many areas of Attica

makis - Aug 22, 2018

Excessive power cuts are taking place since around 14:00′ in Attica, Greece. According to the first information, there have been explosions at PPC substations in Pallini. At…

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Technical glitch causes power cuts in northern Greece

Sokratis - Jan 21, 2017

Parts of Rhodope and the whole regional unit of Evros, in northern Greece, suffered a power outage at noon on Saturday due to a technical glitch at…

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Greek power utility workers disrupt meeting on grid spin-off

makis - Jul 11, 2016

Protesters forced a brief postponement on Monday of a meeting of shareholders in Greece's main utility Public Power Corporation (PPC), contesting the sale of a minority stake…