July 15, 2014 | Mark Paradies

SmartGridNews.com reports “The U.S. grid is the worst in the industrialized world (outages are up 285%!)”

The article starts with …

Power outages in the United States are up an astonishing 285% since 1984. The U.S. ranks last among the top nine Western industrialized nations in the average length of outages. That dismal performance costs American businesses as much as $150 billion every year according to the EIA.

It also has a map of power outage by state:

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