Electricity is almost fully restored as of Sunday evening to Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay, after what one leader called an "unprecedented" power failure.
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Nearly 200,000 people were without electricity in Virginia and North Carolina on Sunday morning.
The thirstiest source of electricity is already struggling, and greater risk of droughts will only add to those woes.
"It's like a small war just passed through."
About 60,000 people in Northern California have been without power since Sunday night.
"The Daily Show" host explained why he and electricity have had enough of the president.
The island was hit by a major outage this week that left over 1.4 million people without electricity.
"They don't care about the people," the rapper and co-founder of Akon Lighting Africa told TMZ.
Nearly 30 percent of the island's energy customers remain without power.
As of Friday, 83 percent of the hurricane-battered island was without electricity.
When a village is electrified, good things flow.
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