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Tag: power failure

TGen need sacking: No, they don't. Yes, they do.


Another blackout late yesterday: A fallen tree on wires should not have shut down electricity in two-thirds of the town, says the Electrical Trades Union. ERWIN CHLANDA reports. Photo: The old Ron Goodin power station had to be pressed into service again yesterday, according to the Electrical Trades Union.


UPDATE 1.30pm: David "Strawbs" Hayes, of the Electrical Trades Union, has provided a detailed account of an extensive shut-down of Territory Generation equipment in Alice Springs yesterday evening.


UPDATE 8.10pm November 24 from Robyn Lambley, Independent Member for Araluen: "I stand by my comments last week. What a shimozzle."


UPDATE NOVEMBER 25, 4.10pm: Territory Generation CEO Tim Duignan says until Owen Springs satisfies stringent operational requirements Ron Goodin will remain on 24/7 standby.

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