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What Are the Biggest Causes of Outages?

Our Grill the Grid Masters has been a popular feature for our readers. However, we're finding that our readers also have great answers. So we're combining our Grill the Grid Masters and the Solve This! puzzle contest. You are invited to submit technical questions, as before, and readers are invited to give answers. The question considered to be the most interesting to our readers will win a $50 gift card. And the best answer to any question also receives a $50 card.

You be the expert

What are the biggest causes of outages in the United States for a) distribution b) transmission? Are things getting better or worse? How does the U.S. reliability compare to other countries?

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