Tag: transformer fire

Transformer fire at Georgia Power plant

USA, Georgia, Cobb County: Smoke billowed into the air outside of a Georgia Power plant after a transformer in the switchyard caught fire late on 6 September.

Storm caused transformer fire

The Ponoka County area experienced power outages of varying lengths during the late afternoon on Wednesday due to lightning and thunderstorm after a transformer was struck by lightning and caught fire.

Major transformer fire shut down roads in Washington D.C.

USA, Washington D.C.: A fire that broke out around midnight Monday in electrical equipment below the sidewalk at 18th and L streets NW in downtown Washington caused that intersection to be closed during Tuesday’s morning rush hour.

Transformer fire shuts down reactor at 3rd NPP in Taiwan

Taiwan, Taipei: One of the two reactors at Taiwan's third nuclear power plant was shut down early today after a fire broke out in the plant's non-nuclear zone, according to Taiwan Power Company (Taipower).