It doesn’t take much to derail our modern society.
“Hydro Tasmania had been importing about 40 percent of the state’s electricity needs from Victoria due to water storages, but the Basslink has been down since Sunday afternoon.
It is believed to be a subsea cable fault about 100 kilometres off the Tasmanian coastline” (1)
(1) Cable fault leaves Tasmania unable to import power. (2015, December 22). ABC News. Retrieved from http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-12-22/cable-fault-leaves-tasmania-unable-to-import-power/7047876