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Noting the number of certificates of compliance (COCs) and provisional authority to operate (PAO) that the Energy Regulatory Commission could approve in 60 days, Gatchalian then asked the Energy official if the period would be enough to prevent brownouts this coming summer.
The Zamboanga City Electric Cooperative (ZAMCELCO) alone is implementing one of the longest rotational brownouts, an average of seven hours and a minimum of five hours.
It was these brownouts, not some computer virus or sleazy hacker that had been causing my computer problems for the last few months.
The Agus 4 hydroelectric power plant in Lanao also began a rehabilitative shutdown, compounding rotational brownouts in parts of Mindanao.
If Sandblaster performs as expected, it will provide, for the first time, a semi-automated system that would let military pilots land a helicopter, hands off, in brownout conditions.
Both the three-judge district court and the Supreme Court appear to have assumed that the brownout period in the law lasted a total of ninety days every two years: thirty days before the primary and sixty days before the general election.
High prices and rolling brownouts are the only near-term guarantee in the California energy market.
Talk of electrical brownouts was on everyone's lips at the 41st annual conference of the Western Home Furnishings Association, held here last week.
An exclusive brownout indicator signals the presence of dangerous low voltages that can damage equipment, allowing the user to power down until the brownout danger passes.
A blackout is a total power loss and a brownout is a voltage drop, usually evidenced by a sudden dimming of lights.
Surigao del Norte Electric Cooperative (SURNECO) had no choice but impose brownouts of four and a half hours per feeder in their franchise area while Siargao and Dinagat Islands Electric Cooperative suffered almost four hours of power outage and three hours of rotational brownout in the franchise areas of Agusan del Sur Electric Cooperative, Inc.