Power restrictions in place as Vic burns

Renee Switzer
January 17, 2007

Electricity crews have repaired damage to a major transmission line that caused massive power failures yesterday, but Victorians are urged to conserve power today amid high temperatures and the continuing fire threat.

And, as the heatwave continues, Premier Steve Bracks said the possibility of mandatory power restrictions would remain as long as the bushfire crisis continued.

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