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European Power Grid Narrowly Misses Widespread Blackout As Frequency Drops Suddenly

European Power Grid Narrowly Misses Widespread Blackout As Frequency Drops Suddenly

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Share this…FacebookTwitterLast Friday, January 8, 2021, Europe narrowly escaped a blackout, says power grid expert A European power grid disturbance occurred at around 2 p.m. according to the Austrian Power Grid (APG). The normal frequency for Europe is 50 Hz and on Friday afternoon it dropped sharply to 49.75 Hz. “A larger supply area must […]

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