News in Review Blackout: The Day the Power Went Out

News in Review Blackout: The Day the Power Went Out

It was the largest power failure ever. From Detroit to New York City, including almost all of Ontario, it took only seconds for 50 million North Americans to lose the electricity that makes modern life possible. We’ll take a look at how people coped and investigate how this could happen.

  • 2003
  • 00:14:05
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 09/15/2003
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Edition
September 2003
Subjects
Electric power failures -- Ontario -- Toronto [LCSH] Electric power failures -- New York (State) -- New York [LCSH] Electricity -- Ontario [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Canada -- History [LCSH] Electricity [LCSH]
Team
Knowlton Nash (Host), Ioanna Roumeliotis (Journalist), David Halton (Journalist), Ron Charles (Journalist)
Closed captioning
Not available
MARC Record
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