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Nearly 2,100 households in Taipei lost power for one hour: Taipower

TAIPEI, Aug 6 (CNA) About 2,100 households, mainly in Taipei’s Daan District, were without power for about an hour after a power outage occurred at 10:43 am on Saturday, according to Taiwan Power Company (Taipower).

A total of 3,703 households were affected in Da’an, Zhongzheng and Datong districts of Taipei, according to Taipower.

Of the affected households, 1,560 had power restored within a minute, 2,111 had power restored an hour later at 11:43 a.m., and the remaining 32 more than an hour later. Power was restored at 12:15pm. state-owned company said.

The power outage hit parts of Da’an District for 45 minutes from 11 a.m., with people having breakfast at restaurants or preparing to serve food at restaurants, said the power outage. Complaints were made about the timing.

A local governor said the disruption lasted for about 10 to 15 minutes in Zhongzheng and Datong districts, so the impact was relatively mild.

https://focustaiwan.tw/society/202208060009 Nearly 2,100 households in Taipei lost power for one hour: Taipower

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