#7952
chester
chester
Survivalist
member7

Yep. Let’s hope the day never comes but let’s prepare for the worst & hope for the best. Grid down scenarios can come before an EMP (see below). We live in rural West & lifestyle around homesteading and all the skills that come with that. I can’t imagine folks in big cities unprepared for emergences living through weeks without electricity.

“”The Wall Street Journal reported last month that a federal analysis indicated that a coordinated terrorist strike on just nine key electric transmission substations could cause cascading power outages across the country.”” Article:

http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/04/09/power-grid-threats-report-mishandled-by-feds-energy-dept-says/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+foxnews%2Fpolitics+%28Internal+-+Politics+-+Text%29