City of Toronto Investigating After Downtown Core Power Outage

The City of Toronto is investigating a power outage that left a large swath of the downtown core including office buildings, a major mall and a university campus without electricity yesterday.
Hydro One has said the outage was caused after a barge with a crane came into contact with overhead powerlines at the city’s waterfront.
The City of Toronto says the power outage may have been caused by a subcontractor to the main contractor for the Ashbridges Bay Treatment Plant outfall project.
The city says it has requested a report from the main contractor to “understand what happened and what needs to be done to ensure this does not happen again.”…
Source: The Epoch Times

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