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Tropical Storm Isaias has caused the second-largest power outage in Con Edison history, affecting 210,000 customers

Con Edison, New York City’s main power provider, said on Tuesday that Tropical Storm Isaias caused the second largest power outage in the company’s history. Only Superstorm Sandy caused more widespread outages. Crews are working to restore power, prioritising buildings with vulnerable residents, like hospitals. Visit Insider’s homepage for more […]
Tropical Storm Isaias has caused the second-largest power outage in Con Edison history, affecting 210,000 customers
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The 2020 hurricane season already broke a record, and it’s only day 3

The 2020 hurricane season has already broken a record, and it’s only day three. Tropical Storm Cristobal, the third named storm in the season, arrived earlier than any other third named storm in history. NOAA forecasts six to 10 hurricanes in total for the season. The odds that a cyclone […]
The 2020 hurricane season already broke a record, and it’s only day 3