Patrick Andersen owns Patrick’s Market, a grocery store, in downtown Omaha. An underground explosion and fire sent his grocery store, and nearby residences and businesses, into the dark for almost 24 hours. We caught up with Andersen when his power was still out to learn how he deals with maintaing his products without power.
When the power goes out it is both a blessing and a curse. You get to forcibly disconnect from your phone, computer and television. However, you also have no toilet, heat or the food in your refrigerator could spoil. How long can the food in your refrigerator stay “fresh” once the power goes out? IContinue reading “Slideshow: How long can you keep your food once power goes out, comes back?”