Seems that Calgary has a bit of a power issue downtown. Downtown Calgary without power until Thursday after electrical fire Last time I was involved with a major power failure, it was downtown Vancouver, and people lost their shit. No bank machines, nobody had food (mostly apartment dwellers who shopped nightly on the way home from work), and minimal light, and a lot of stairs as backup power for elevators drained or didn't work. It was surprising just how quickly people started to get out of their comfort zone. FOCUS: Ever been removed from The Grid for an extended period of time? How did you cope? Have you made any preparations?