2018-06-13: According to recent reports on Wednesday (13 June), large areas of the Crimean Peninsula are currently hit by a power outage. According to official statements, the electricity in the affected areas should be available again in a few hours. The cause of the power failure has not yet been determined.
2017-06-27: Since Tuesday afternoon (27 June, local time) a defect high-voltage transmission line has caused a power outage covering thousands of houses in south-western Berlin, most notably the districts Treptow-Köpenick and Lichtenberg. Disruptions in public transport have been reported, affecting several cable-car lines. It is unclear how long the power outage will last.
Further disruptions in public transport are possible, travellers should account for possible delays when scheduling their journey.