Teller Report

Now you can see non-English news...

Power outage on Curaçao affects the entire island

2019-11-04T18:57:48.144Z

Curaçao has been without power for hours on Monday. The electricity went out around 9.15 am (local time) and it is likely that it will take hours before the outage is remedied, various Curacao media report.



Curaçao has been without power for hours on Monday. The electricity went out around 9.15 am (local time) and it is likely that it will take hours before the outage is remedied, various Curacao media report.

The power failure is said to have been caused by an explosion in a transformer house on the grounds of the Isla refinery.

According to curacao.nu , technicians from electricity supplier Aqualectra are working hard on a solution, but it can take hours before the problem is remedied.

The electricity regularly breaks out on Curaçao, but it was the last time in 2006 that the entire island was 'in the dark'.

Newsletter

  • Want to know what you missed at night? And an update on the most important news around lunch? Subscribe now to our daily newsletter!

Source: nunl

You may like

News/Politics 2019-09-05T19:31:25.281Z
News/Politics 2019-11-04T18:57:48.144Z

Trends 24h

News/Politics 2019-11-19T22:28:39.250Z

Latest

© Communities 2019 - Privacy