Ukraine battles to revive energy after Russian strikes go away ‘overwhelming majority’ of individuals with out electrical energy

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN  —  Ukraine raced to revive energy throughout the nation on Thursday, a day after Russia despatched a brand new barrage of missiles to focus on essential infrastructure, ensuing within the momentary shutdown of most of its energy crops and leaving the “overwhelming majority” of individuals with out electrical energy. The nationwide power … Read more

Russian strikes depart 10 million Ukrainians with out energy as temperatures plummet

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN  —  Greater than 10 million Ukrainians have been with out energy after one other wave of Russian strikes on important infrastructure, as considerations over Ukraine’s energy provide grew as winter started to set in throughout the nation. Temperatures have plummeted in Ukraine this week, placing the nation’s energy grid below additional pressure … Read more

At least 2 dead as Hurricane Nicole weakens after striking Florida

Editor’s Note: CNN’s continuing coverage of the storm can be found here. CNN  —  At least two people have died during the damage wrought by Nicole’s overnight landfall Thursday along Florida’s eastern shore, which knocked out power to thousands, pushed buildings near collapse and flooded the coast as the first hurricane to hit the United … Read more

Kyiv residents mull life outside the city as power outages bite and incomes plummet

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN  —  Kyiv residents have been getting used to 12 hours a day without electricity, but the situation has gone from bad to worse recently as the Russian missile campaign puts the Ukrainian grid under further pressure, causing even more outages. On Monday evening, in a normally busy neighborhood on the east bank … Read more

Russian missile strikes overshadow cyberattacks as Ukraine reels from blackouts

Washington CNN  —  Russia has pummeled Ukrainian cities with missile and drone strikes for much of the past month, targeting civilians and large swaths of the country’s critical infrastructure. By Monday, 40% of Kyiv residents were left without water, and widespread power outages were reported across the country. On Thursday, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky accused … Read more

Ukraine: Zelensky accuses Russia of energy ‘terrorism’ as Russian strikes knock out power for millions

CNN  —  Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has accused Russia of “energy terrorism” after Moscow’s repeated attacks on key infrastructure knocked out power for hundreds of thousands of people. About 450,000 households across Kyiv were without electricity on Friday as power outages across the country continue, according to the city’s mayor Vitalii Klitschko. “It is one … Read more

Kyiv and other Ukraine cities hit by barrage of Russian missile strikes

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN  —  Russia launched a barrage of missile strikes at Ukrainian cities on Monday as it ramped up its attacks on infrastructure facilities across the country. Explosions and air raid sirens were heard in Kyiv early on Monday and 80% of residents were left without water – with many losing electricity, too – … Read more

Ukrainians are dreading the ‘darkest winter’ as Russia takes aim at the power grid

Kyiv, Ukraine CNN  —  As winter edges ever closer in Ukraine, Alla Melnychuk and her neighbors are racing against the time to save what little they have left. Their apartment building in Irpin was hit during some of the heaviest fighting in March. Most of the windows are still shattered, the roof is gone and … Read more

Bangladesh blackout: Most of country left without power after national grid failure

Dhaka, Bangladesh Reuters  —  Large swathes of Bangladesh were left without electricity on Tuesday after a partial grid failure, a government official said, adding that authorities were working to gradually restore power supply in the country of 168 million people. The country’s power grid malfunctioned around 2 p.m. (4 a.m. ET) on Tuesday, leading to … Read more

Hurricane Ian starts lashing South Carolina after leaving at least 19 dead and millions without power across Florida

CNN  —  As Florida wakes up Friday to apocalyptic, coast-to-coast damage – with searchers still going door-to-door and millions without power – deadly Hurricane Ian has begun lashing South Carolina, where an expected Friday afternoon landfall threatens more lethal flooding and could be powerful enough to alter the coastal landscape. After killing at least 19 … Read more