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Are both of the following sentences correct?
1: Sorry for the belated email. Actually we were having electricity blackout.
2: Sorry for the belated email. Actually we were having no electricity supply.
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I didn't like both of them. I would write: ... we didn't have electricity supply for a while/ our electricity went off for a while.
Hi Doll,

Is there any particular reason for not liking them?
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The continuous works only if saying something like:
1: Sorry for the belated email. Actually we were having an electricity blackout at the time.
Otherwise:
1: Sorry for the belated email. We had an (electrical) blackout.
2: Sorry for the belated email. Actually, we had no supply of electricity.
2: Sorry for the belated email. Actually, we lost our power.
Psst - Doll...

I didn't like both either of them.
Thank you, Marius.
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Psst - Doll...

I didn't like both either of them.

God do mercy on me please! I still make funny mistakes. Emotion: angry

If I had a dollar for every time I typed "your" in my haste instead of "you're" I'd be going on another cruise! We all make mistakes!!
Hi jackson,
I would just say "power outage" which is more mainstream. Power supply is a component in any electronics which converts the power from the wall socket to a designed DC voltage for the
device to work. i.e. 12 v DC power supply is what is universally deisgned into the PC for the hard drive. The 5 volts Dc for the logic etc.

You can alos say "our building lost power....". Just food for thoughts...
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