Storm Fiona causes blackouts in Canada

Source: Andrew Vaughan/Global Look Press Ottawa, September 24th. Powerful Storm Fiona hit eastern Canada with hurricane-force winds that swept away trees and power lines and left hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses without power. This is reported by local media. The storm, which was downgraded from a hurricane to a post-tropical cyclone, was centered … Read more

Zelensky confirmed blackouts in some regions of Ukraine

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky confirmed on September 11 that some areas of the country were left without electricity. “Complete power outage in Kharkiv and Donetsk regions, partial in Zaporozhye, Dnepropetrovsk and Sumy regions,” he wrote on Twitter. Reports of power cuts in some areas of Ukraine appeared earlier in the day. In addition, the … Read more

Scholz admitted the possibility of blackouts in Germany in the winter

Speaking to ZDF journalists, he noted that the government is already ready to restart coal-fired power plants, which should produce electricity to save gas. However, Scholz still did not rule out the possibility that blackouts would occur in the country in winter. .

The invisible side of the market // The government specifies sanctions blackouts in the economy

The government consistently closes access to databases on legal entities and individuals in order to avoid the expansion of sanctions. In particular, the Ministry of Finance proposes to formalize the list of companies that will be able to classify part of the data about themselves in the registers of legal entities and financial statements, such … Read more

The Ministry of Digital Transformation will redirect Internet traffic through Asia in case of disconnection from the European network

If Russia is disconnected from European exchange points, it will redirect Internet traffic through Asia, Maksut Shadayev, head of the Ministry of Digital Development, said. According to him, Rostelecom is considering such a plan. He recalled that several international traffic exchange points have already disconnected Russian operators. “We have a plan “B”: through the other … Read more

Sanctions are good for dinner // Ksenia Dementyeva on Sberbank’s disconnection from SWIFT

It will take almost a week to wait for the official wording of the sixth package of European sanctions against the Russian Federation, but it is already clear that its contours and consequences will be very ambiguous. This also applies to the most acute issue with the supply of Russian oil, and, it would seem, … Read more