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It Took 260km/h Winds To Kill South Australia’s Power Grid

It Took 260km/h Winds To Kill South Australia’s Power Grid

It took “one of the most significant severe thunderstorm outbreaks in recent decades”, with seven tornadoes and a storm producing phenomenally damaging wind speeds, to bring down South Australia’s power grid and cause a blackout in late September. Although the national electricity market operator and conservative commentators were quick to…