An energy crisis in Argentina is having a region-wide impact, exposing the risks of interdependent power delivery systems in the southern cone region of South America. As Argentina and Chile face the possibility of widespread blackouts, analysts fear that the power outages and increases in energy costs could slow Argentina's economic recovery and tie up other regional economies.
Notisur writers. "ARGENTINE ENERGY CRISIS REVEALS REGION'S WEAK POWER NETWORK." (2004). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/la_energy_notien/54