Monday, October 29, 2012

Video: NYC ConEd Power Explosions

First explosion at 0:17 mark. Larger explosions at 3:00 mark.

Mayor Bloomberg says:
Parts of NYC are without power. Con Edison expects power outages to last at least into tomorrow
Uh, no kidding.

WSJ reports:
Storm surge in NYC is slightly higher than the highest estimates, said Mayor Bloomberg.
Uh, no kidding.


  1. Those big transformers are custom built. It can take two years to get one delivered.

  2. Is this Economic Policy Journal or The Weather Channel? ;)

    Sorry, couldn't resist.

  3. As the Big Apple follows the Big Easy into the Stone Age...