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18 seconds that blacked out South Australia

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The AEMO report says

there was no local [frequency ancillary control services] requirement pre-event, as there was no credible risk of separation of SA from the national electricity market.

"The operator knew a storm was brewing and took a punt that the line to Victoria would stay up, keeping South Australia's frequency in harmony." ABC political editor Chris Uhlmann.

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