Blackout on Crete Due to Explosion at PPC Power Plant

March 22, 2019

The greater part of the island of Crete was left without power on Friday due to a blackout caused by an explosion in a power transformer at the Public Power Corporation (PPC) Linoperamata sub-station in Heraklion at about noon.

Fire brigade forces have been sent to the area.


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