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FAIRBANKS -- Snow-laden trees have been taking out power lines across Fairbanks and North Pole since Sunday. A spokeswoman for the Golden Valley Electric Association said more than 300 outages have affected 87,907 of the 100,000 cooperative members. "You've got trees that are 40- (to) 60-foot ...
The City of Skiatook was informed by their electric provider, GRDA, that Skiatook will experience a scheduled electrical outage on Sunday, February 25th starting at midnight. The outage will be to transfer Skiatook's substation on Oak St. to a temporary substation to prepare for construction of a new ...

It also said Puerto Rico's electric power Authority is in jeopardy and that $300 million would only allow the company to operate until late March. "This will further ... The U.S. territory suffered frequent blackouts even before the hurricane, including an island-wide power outage in 2016. Given the dire situation, ...
The 1,100 square-foot home is heated by a combination of electric baseboard and a propane heater and required less than 1,000 kWh to heat the home last year. The Rectors previously had installed a small off-grid solar system themselves on their nearby farmhouse after the 1998 power outage. Then, in ...
According to Alaska Electric Light and Power vice president Debbie Driscoll, the insulator was one supporting a high-voltage electrical transmission line north of the Mendenhall Valley. About 10:45 a.m., the broken insulator "caused the transmission line to drop into the distribution line. It then burned ...
EASTOVER -- A Thursday morning fire at a Duke Energy substation caused a power outage that affected about 6,100 South River Electric Membership Corp. customers, a South River spokeswoman said. Catherine O'Dell, South River vice president of Public Relations, said the fire apparently occurred ...

Several area roads are closed because traffic lights are without power. Olive at New Ballas closed at 5:30am because of the outage. An electric utility pole also caught on fire in Creve Coeur Wednesday morning. A representative with Ameren says they are working on the issue. Crews are on St. Louis area ...
A number of buildings in the Ala Moana area will lose power from 11 p.m. Thursday to 7 a.m. Friday. Hawaiian Electric says crews will be conducting emergency repair work in a manhole on Kona Street. The work was prompted by an outage Friday night that was caused by an underground cable fault.
STREATOR -- A power outage set for Thursday at Woodland Community school district is leaving officials frustrated over a lack of collaboration or timely ... Some Streator-area residents have received similar letters that electricity in their homes could be cut during the same time frame, said McGuckin.
Hawaiian Electric Company said the outage will run from 11 p.m. Thursday to 7 a.m. Friday. Crews will be making repairs on a Kona Street cable that serves several condos and businesses, including Walmart and Sam's Club. The cable that will be de-energized also serves the Ewa wing of Ala Moana ...
... they could cause damage to power lines that could result in power outages, officials said. Last February, more than 4,300 customers experienced a power outage that was directly attributed to Mylar balloons, officials said. The balloons could float into power lines, become tangled and cause power outages, officials said.
The pole broke and caused roughly 1,300 customers to be without power for about 30 minutes, said Brooks Kirby, the city's electric services director. Massey said stoplights were out downtown due to the crash. Around 10:30 a.m., roughly a dozen outages remained, Kirby said. Part of West Union Street is ...
About 3,500 were without power as of 5:30 p.m. Monday, according to Golden Valley Electric Association's outage tracker. Golden Valley Electric Association posted a notice on its facebook page noting that a combination of a January snowfall and warming temperatures Sunday are behind the outages.
West Point electric customers will experience a short power interruption after midnight on Wednesday morning, Feb. 14, 2018, while the Tennessee Valley Authority connects the city's power system to an alternate supply. To minimize impacts, the 10-minute is scheduled to start at 12:30 a.m. TVA has ...
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) -- Some train service was suspended into and out of Penn Station late Sunday afternoon due to a power outage. Around 5:15 p.m. Sunday, there was a power issue at Penn Station that impacted trains into and out of the station, officials said. NJ TRANSIT service was suspended ...
Efforts to restore electricity across Puerto Rico nearly six months after the island was hit by Hurricane Maria were hampered over the weekend by an explosion at a power station. Some areas that had regained power in the aftermath of the September storm were plunged into darkness again. The Puerto ...
Electric customers in the city of West Point will experience a short power interruption after midnight on Wednesday morning, Feb. 14, 2018, while the Tennessee ... To minimize impacts, the 10-minute or less outage is scheduled to start at 12:30 a.m. and last until 12:40 a.m., CST. TVA has coordinated the ...

American electric power (AEP) Ohio is reporting 350 houses are without power this morning just outside of Cutler, Ohio. Officials say this is weather related and there is no immediate timeline when power will be restored. A-E-P Ohio's website is also reporting just over 9,000 outages across the state.
Even though power outages are common after large storms, several key factors have made the situation in Puerto Rico uniquely dangerous and deadly. And as the ... By far the most common cause of blackouts is damage to power lines, which are the most vulnerable part of the electrical grid to storms.
There have been some downed power lines because of the heavy ice pellets sticking, with American electric power saying around 3,000 people in Ohio county losing power at one point Tuesday. There were also some outages in Marshall County, but that was a smaller percentage. Still, Sand Hill Elementary will be closed ...
The Seward Electric Department has scheduled a power outage to conduct emergency repairs, Friday, February 9th, from 9:00am am to 11:00am. The affected areas will be everything North of sea Lion Drive to Grouse Lake including, but not limited to, Forest Acres, subdivisions and residences accessed ...
For months, residents begged Puerto Rico's power company and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to bring back their electricity -- with few results. ... lines from undergrowth and digging holes for wooden posts in a do-it-yourself effort to solve a small part of the United States' longest-running power outage.
"High winds ahead of an approaching weather event created multiple incidents of trees on power lines, coupled with a singular equipment failure," according to spokesman ... The electric company expects more outages due to the stormy weather, so they have crews on standby in the event of an outage.
UPDATE: TEP is now confirming 1,462 customers on the northwest side are without power early Wednesday morning, according to the electric company's outage map. The cause of the outage is still under investigation. The outage stretches from Ironwood Meadows on the South to Tortolita Acres on the ...
NEW LEXINGTON - More than 3,600 customers were without power shortly after 1 p.m. Wednesday afternoon in the New Lexington area, according to the American electric power of Ohio's website. This number was down from 6,220 customers earlier in the day for all of Perry County. Crooksville, which ...
While crews were working on the initial shutdown, the auxiliary system then went down, causing a chain reaction of power outages throughout the system on the North Side. "It's unusual for us," LaCloche said. Power for most customers was out anywhere from 19 to 90 minutes between 12:30 p.m. and 1:45 ...
Nearly 2,000 People's Electric Cooperative customers are without power after a fire at a substation south of Ada. firefighters were called to the scene, according to emergency radio traffic, after a resident reported seeing a fire. Firefighters reported seeing no fire upon arrival, but requested Central Dispatch ...
Why is it that large sections of Rio Rancho routinely experience power outages lasting from minutes to hours? It seems most of these outages occur in the evening, ruining family time, and require the resetting a number of electrical appliances when power is restored. After the last major electrical outage, ...
SAN JOSE (KRON)-A few mylar balloons got tangled up in power lines Saturday morning and left nearly 3,500 San Jose customers without power. According to a spokesperson for Pacific Gas and Electric, the metallic balloons floated into power lines on Malone Road and Newport Avenue. Authorities say ...
RIO RANCHO, N.M. (KRQE) - Power has now been restored to 4,488 customers in Rio Rancho, according to PNM. The outage, which lasted several hours Friday evening, spanned north to south from State Road 44 to Highway 528 and east to west from the Rio Grande River to Terrence Road NE.
Energy management: S&C Electric Co. has helped utilities avoid more than 2.4 billion customer-outage minutes in 2017. The total demonstrates how S&C's grid-reliability solutions have reduced the duration and frequency of power outages for utility customers around the world over the past year.
San Diego (KGTV) -- Thousands of people were emerged in total darkness Thursday night in Pacific Beach and Mission Bay due to an unplanned power outage. Nearly 3,000 people lost power due to the outage, according to the San Diego Gas and Electric outage map.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Passengers wait in a dark terminal at Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport Sunday, December 17, 2017. The Airport is reporting a loss of electricity. The FlightAware site reports the airport is currently holding all inbound flights due to an equipment outage. STEVE ...
Tucson electric power crews are investigating several outages that left more than 6,000 customers without power in central Tucson. An update at 8:50 p.m. showed ... The largest outage was approximately 2,701 customers near South Kino Parkway and 36th Street area. Surrounding neighborhoods and the ...
San Antonio, TX -- DistribuTECH 2018 -- January 24, 2018 -- Survalent, a leading provider of advanced distribution management system (ADMS) software, today announced that FortisBC is now live with SurvalentONE OMS, part of the company's ADMS platform. FortisBC, who supplies electricity to ...
Dozens of PPL electric utilities customers in parts of Wright Twp. were impacted by a pair of power outages Tuesday. The first outage occurred at 5:16 a.m. when a tree fell onto an electrical line, PPL spokeswoman Alana Roberts said. Roberts said 486 customers lost power. It took crews 72 minutes to ...
Freezing rain and cold temperatures made for a long night for power crews across the state on Tuesday. Crews restored power to more than 30,000 customers throughout the day, but about 5,500 Eversource and New Hampshire Electric Co-Op customers were still without electricity as of 10 p.m. Tuesday.
"Due to transmission failure, approximately 5,000 GCEC members in the Southport area are currently without power," gulf Coast Electric Cooperative officials wrote on their facebook page. "The outage could last several hours. We appreciate everyone's patience and understanding as we work to restore ...
S&C Electric Company, a smart grid leader shaping the future of power delivery, has announced it helped utilities avoid more than 2.4 billion customer-outage minutes in 2017. The total demonstrates how S&C's grid-reliability solutions have reduced the duration and frequency of power outages for utility ...
"Through our service, who we purchase our meter reading system from, we devised a plan that when the electric meters at my house are without power, it automatically notifies the service center." The power outage management system can be accessed online at www.garden-city.org/poweroutages, ...
A power outage has been reported by several residents of North Cheyenne. The electricity was still out as of ... People in local facebook groups have reported outages on the North and East areas of town. Other residents on the Southside have reported "flickering" of the electricity. The Ready.gov reminds ...
Arkansas (KFSM) -- Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) reports outages near Huntington. On Sunday (Jan. 21) evening about 1,300 are without power as a storm rolls through the area. Here is a link to SWEPCO's outage map. Here is a link to Ozarks Electric outage map. Ozarks Electric ...
At 9:45 a.m. Wednesday, he said, about 185 Entergy customers in Acadiana were without power. When the outages were at their peak, about 1,000 were without electricity. Lafayette Utilities System reported few power outages Tuesday and Wednesday. Twenty-eight customers lost power when an ...
The outages stretch from Joplin to Ozark to Strafford. We spoke with Director of Corporate Communications Julie Maus who told us crews are out working as fast as possible to restore power. Because of high demand for electricity, those crews may have to turn power back on to customers in small batches ...
The most widespread outage was in South Amboy, Sayreville and Old Bridge, where Jersey Central Power and Light reported more than 5,000 customers without power. Public Service Electric and Gas at 4 p.m. reported 200 customers without power in Woodbridge and Edison, and 600 without power in ...
An electrical power outage closed a portion of Westmoreland Mall in Hempfield Township for more than two hours Friday. Todd Meyers, West Penn Power spokesman, confirmed crews were on site and repairing the equipment. He said power was expected to be restored by 5 p.m.. The outage occurred just ...
While some of the customers should have power restored within an hour, PSE&G isn't sure when everyone will have their electricity restored. Bergen, Essex and Passaic also have several thousand homes and businesses without power. A power outage in the Edison area forced the closure of one of New ...
Regarding reimbursement to Delta for its lost revenue during the outage, Georgia Power said this week: "We understand and apologize for the inconvenience the outage caused thousands of travelers. However, we cannot and do not guarantee uninterrupted electric power service." Delta reported nearly ...
It turns out that the territory's utility has been withholding supplies needed to restore power after Hurricane Maria. In a tense, armed standoff last weekend, FEMA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers seized much-needed electrical equipment from a warehouse owned by the Puerto Rico electric power ...
Options for backup power when a storm causes an outage. 10 hrs ago; (0) · facebook ... We've had electric power outages from storms lately. ... Even though the electric power is coming from a safe 12-volt battery, the 120-volt power from the inverter outlet is as dangerous as from a wall outlet. Most have a ...


 

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