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MYTH: Renewable Energy causes power outages

FACT: Most black outs are caused by events affecting power lines

99% of all interruptions to power supply, including blackouts, are caused by events affecting power lines. Common causes of blackouts include fallen tree limbs, possums, vehicle impacts, bushfires, lightning strikes and storms.

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