“I’ve seen and heard thunder many times, but never anything that loud or that bright – it felt like it was right over my bed.”
Tackling fuel poverty is one of the important strands of Aberdeen City Council’s anti-poverty strategy.
Hundreds of homes were left without power in the north-east following a fault.
A number of power outages are still affecting properties in the north-east in the wake of Storm Deirdre.
The north-east has been battered by Storm Ali, causing travel chaos and leaving thousands without power.
Around 1,300 properties in Aberdeen were without power this afternoon.
More than 350 properties in the north-east are without power this evening.
Scotland’s world-first floating windfarm has performed strongly despite being hit by a hurricane and huge sea swells.
More than 60 properties in Aberdeen were without power today following a house fire.
A tree has hit a power line leaving 160 North-east homes without power.
Disney Research has developed a method to charge electronic devices seamlessly through thin air, without the need of electrical wires.
Traffic lights at a city centre junction stopped working after a power failure.
A number of schools were shut today as high winds battered the North-east. Six Aberdeenshire primaries were left without power – Auchnagatt, Easterfield, Finzean, Largue, Kincardine O’Neil and Forgue. A council statement said the schools were “closed to everyone”.
HUNDREDS of properties in the North-east were hit by power cuts today.
HOMES in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire were hit by a power cut today.
A POWER cut hit the University of Aberdeen today, leading to the cancellation of lectures.
A UNIVERSITY library has been left in the dark for days after a power outage.