A massive blackout in South Australia forced BHP Billiton (ASX:BHP) to suspend production at its Olympic Dam copper mine.
According to the press release:
Following the loss of power in South Australia on Wednesday, 28 September, Olympic Dam was able to safely shut down operations and the site was de-mobilised.
Back-up generators are
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