Homes face winter power cuts, says National Grid

Image Source: Credits Strategy According to a warning from National Grid, British homes might experience power cuts and outages for up to three hours at a time this winter. Even though the corporation called it an “unlikely” scenario, it warned that supply disruptions were conceivable if the energy crisis worsened. Customers would likely be informed […]

Blackout in Bangladesh after power grid failure

Image Source: Bloomberg According to the government’s power utility company, Bangladesh experienced significant blackouts on Tuesday afternoon, leaving at least 130 million people without electricity. Since the Russian invasion of Ukraine, rising global energy prices have exacerbated Bangladesh’s power crisis, necessitating frequent service interruptions to preserve electricity. The unscheduled blackout that occurred on Tuesday after […]

Bangladesh cuts school hours to save power

Image Source: NY Times A government official said that to address an electrical shortfall, Bangladesh will cut back on office hours and close schools for an additional day each week. The South Asian country began daily, two-hour power outages last month. Following a more than 50% increase in gasoline prices by the government, protesters have […]

Famous Shanghai skyline go dark as power cut hits

Image Source: TravelPast 50 Officials say that an iconic skyline in the Chinese city of Shanghai, called “The Bund” will not be lit for two nights to save power.  The waterfront area is a popular tourist destination known for its mix of historic and futuristic buildings.  Major manufacturers in the Sichuan province told the BBC […]

INTERVIEW: Sasha Alex Sloan on the healing power of music

With the release of her highly-anticipated sophomore album ‘I Blame The World’, acclaimed singer-songwriter Sasha Alex Sloan channels all of her consequential feelings about love and life into her music, to produce a deeply personal collection of 11 songs that are sure to resonate with people around the globe. Serving as the follow up to […]