Saturday, September 10, 2011

Arizona in the news again

A single worker's error led to a massive power outage that swept across Arizona, Southern California and Mexico, left millions of people in the dark and brought major West Coast cities to a standstill, according to a local power company.

One Electrical Worker Blamed for Leaving Millions Without Power in California, Arizona and Mexico

The real story here, however, is that this is only the beginning. Experts have been warning about crumbling infrastructure for years; this is what they were talking about. Expect this to happen more and more frequently, with worse and worse outcomes.

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