Lebanon in blackout as power stations run out of fuel

Lebanon was plunged into a total blackout Saturday after two main power stations went offline because they ran out of fuel, the state electricity corporation, Electricite du Liban (EDL), said. The Mediterranean country is battling one of the planet’s worst economic crisis since the 1850s, and has, in recent months, struggled to import enough fuel oil for its power plants. State electricity in most places … Continue reading Lebanon in blackout as power stations run out of fuel