Blackouts Hit As Southern Australia Swelters Through Heat Wave

Over 150,000 households and businesses in the southern state of Victoria have lost electricity as a heat wave hit the region on Friday, local media reported. Australian Energy Market Operator chief executive Audrey Zibelman told Australian Associated Press that as temperatures soared past 45 degrees Celsius in many parts of Victoria, several generators simply failed … Continue reading Blackouts Hit As Southern Australia Swelters Through Heat Wave