Thunderstorms: 136,000 Households Still Without Electricity in Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Nouvelle-Aquitaine is badly hit after successive thunderstorms. In Dordorgne, Lot-et-Garonne or Gironde, thousands of homes are without electricity. Some 136,000 homes were still without electricity Thursday morning in Nouvelle- Aquitaine, especially in the Dordogne , after heavy thunderstorms, said the manager of the electricity distribution network, Enedis. “We still have no less than 95,000 customers cut in the Dordogne (75,000), Lot-et-Garonne (8,000), Gironde (12,000), Corrèze (26,000), Haute-Vienne (12,000) and Poitou-Charentes (3000), …

Eleanor Storm: 21 Departments in Orange Alert, 15,000 Homes Without Electricity

The Eleanor storm swept France, with one death. Thursday 4th January, 21 departments were still on orange alert and 15,000 homes were still without electricity. The Eleanor storm is almost over, but the warning is still held this Thursday 4th January.  Meteo France placed 21 departments on Orange alert. The risk of flooding by waves rose on the departments of the …

Eleanor Storm: Falling Trees, Flooding and Cut Several Electric Lines in Normandy

Because of the Eleanor storm, this Wednesday 3rd January, the Normandy firefighters were widely sought. Several Normandy roads were closed to traffic. The Eleonor storm  swept the Normandy of its winds, with gusts over 100 km/h Wednesday 3rd January, 2018. As a precaution, the prefect of Seine-Maritime , one of five Norman departments placed in orange alert, has temporarily banned the circulation of …

Eleanor Storm: More than 54,000 Homes Without Power in Normandy

The electric grid of Normandy was a victim of bad weather caused by the Eleanor storm on Wednesday 3rd January, 2018. More than 54,000 homes were without power. Black is black. Since the beginning of the morning of Wednesday 3rd January, more than 54,000 homes were without electricity in Normandy.  The electricity network in the region, on an orange alert for strong winds, …

Carmen Storm: Up to 40,000 Homes Without Power

Carmen storm crossed Brittany this Monday morning. Strong winds up to 130 km/h led to falling trees, especially in the Morbihan. Enedis identified up to 40,000 homes without electricity in the morning. By late morning, 40,000 homes were without electricity in Britain, according to a statement provided by Enedis. The passage of the Carmen storm caused many fallen trees …

Still 45,000 Homes without Electricity after the Passage of the Storm Zeus

WEATHER: 25,000 customers were without power in Brittany and 13,000 in Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes … The storm Zeus passed France early in the week, but the damage it has caused is still not all repaired. No fewer than 45,000 homes were still without power on Wednesday at midday, mainly Brittany and Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, according to a new assessment of …

Storm Zeus: 220,000 Homes still without Power, 53,000 in Brittany

Tuesday morning at 10 am, after the passage of the storm Zeus, 220,000 homes were still without power. Monday night, at the most critical moment, 600,000 homes were without power by the storm that killed two motorists killed by falling trees in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence and Dordogne. In Brittany, 53,000 homes are still without power. 220,000 homes …