Power Outage in Dripping Springs, TX

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Power restored to most customers in parts of Lee County | KXAN Austin Open Navigation Close Navigation

Bluebonnet Electric said 260 customers lost power in an area north of Giddings in Lee County early Thursday morning after Wednesday's cold front blew through the area. The company said power should be restored by 5 a.m.

Oct 13, 2022

Substantial loss of life' possible in Florida as Hurricane Ian takes aim at South Carolina | CNN Close icon

Ian's vicious combination of winds, rain and storm surge caused at least a dozen deaths, flooded homes, cut off roadways and left millions of Florida residents without power Thursday as it again intensified into a hurricane in the Atlantic Ocean and barreled toward South Carolina.

Sep 30, 2022

Texas-Alabama digital ticket issues stemmed from tech company outage Open Navigation Close Navigation

Issues with digital tickets for Saturday's Texas-Alabama game at DKR Texas Memorial Stadium stemmed from the tech company itself, officials with University of Texas Athletics said.

Sep 13, 2022

Squirrels: How often do they cause power outages? | KXAN Austin Open Navigation Close Navigation

More than 10,000 Virginians lost power Wednesday in Virginia Beach after a squirrel got into a substation.

Sep 10, 2022

New Braunfels Utilities’ offices, drive-thru closed on Labor Day | Community Impact

There are multiple options for customers who would like to pay their utility bills while NBU's offices and drive-thru are closed.

Aug 24, 2022

As temperatures rise, League City Public Works is ready to withstand heat | Community Impact

In response to a heat warning issued by the National Weather Service, League City Public Works is taking measures to keep the Dallas Salmon Wastewater Treatment Plant and other facilities running.

Jul 12, 2022

ERCOT emergency alert levels: What they mean for Texans Open Navigation Close Navigation

On Sunday evening, the Electric Reliability Council of Texas announced it would be asking Texans to voluntarily conserve energy on Monday during peak usage hours, between 2 and 8 p.m.

Jul 11, 2022

The Odessa water outage underscores growing problem of aging pipes in Texas | KXAN Austin Open Navigation Close Navigation

Texas had 3,866 water boil notices in 2021, the most in the last decade. Aging water systems threaten water supply and quality — and for many small towns across the state, they won’t be cheap to repair.

Jul 10, 2022

Like hell,' neighbors face water outages for months Open Navigation Close Navigation

GVA Management is behind the property and said they found a broken main water line on Saturday, and several buildings were without water.

Jun 16, 2022

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No power for about a day now in dripping springs off of oak ridge dr. Our house Is at 39 degrees. No water. We are freezing. I can see my breathe.

Mikayla | February 18, 2021  

My husband and I are both elderly but he is also infirm. We have now been w/o electricity for OVER 24 HOURS! This IS NOT ROLLING! This wasn’t an accident. It was a conscious choice made by ERCOT. And I want these people arrested and charged for crimes against humanity!

Leslie Pool | February 17, 2021  

Senior apartment without power means no elevators, no heat, no means to cook, for vulnerable adults. Any updated info is appreciated. 78620

Glen | February 15, 2021  

Lost power off W Fitzhugh in Dripping Springs around 11:30 am. Still off.

Dave | February 15, 2021  

Lost power off W Fitzhugh in Dripping Springs around 11:30 am. Still off.

Dave | February 15, 2021  

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Power Outage FAQs

What is Power Outage?

Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.

What Causes Power Outages?

  • Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
  • Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
  • Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.

What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?

  • Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
  • Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
  • Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
  • Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.

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Dripping Springs, Texas

City Dripping Springs
County Hays
State Texas (TX)
Country United States
Zip Codes 78620