Power Outage Tips: How to Prep for a Blackout

February 26, 2016 In case of a blackout, preparedness is key. Learn how to prepare for a power outage by thinking ahead and stocking up on the necessary supplies. How to Prepare for a Blackout Power or...

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Preparing for a Power Outage

January 13, 2016 Don’t Be Left in the Dark When preparing for a power outage, make sure you take the lighting needs of your entire home into account. Some rooms get plenty of natural light throughout...

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What Would Happen If Our Transformers Were Attacked?

December 29, 2015 In 2013, an attack on an electrical substation in San Jose, California brought down 17 giant transformers. In the aftermath of the attack, officials began to panic as they realized that...

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National Power Grid Outage: What’s The Greatest Threat?

August 4, 2015 Energy expert Robert Brenner is back this week to discuss the threat of a national power grid outage. What’s the biggest threat to our national power grid? Find out in the article...

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Blackout: How Did This City’s Lights Stay On?

May 6, 2015 When a massive winter storm caused widespread power outages on the East Coast, Bethesda, Maryland rode out the storm without losing electricity. Hundreds of other cities were less...

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Power Grid Failure: Will You Survive?

January 14, 2015 One of the most common survival problems we all potentially face is a power grid failure. In just about any disaster, we can count on the power going out, at least on a local basis. For...

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The Emotional Effects of Power Outage

December 11, 2014 There is a psychological effect on people that often occurs during extended power outages. As time passes without electricity, people who depend on their ability to communicate or move...

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Ready your Home for a Power Outage

November 19, 2014 Winter hit hard and fast this year. This week, every state in the country has experienced below-freezing weather, and for some there seems to be no end in sight. The folks up in Buffalo,...

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Is Power Grid Failure in Our Future? | 5 Weaknesses in the National Electric Grid

October 17, 2014 If you have a conversation with a prepper, chances are it won’t take long before the subject of power grid failure comes up. You know that power grid failure is a major threat and...

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