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Power restored after outage affects up to 62,000 in San Diego, East County - The San Diego Union-Tribune
SDG&E crews are still trying to determine what briefly knocked out electricity for thousands of customers
Storms brought down trees and power lines around metro Phoenix, leaving tens of thousands without electricity Sunday night.
The outage started just before 8 p.m., SDG&E said
Electric service to one of downtown Binghamton's tallest buildings was knocked out following a reported transformer explosion.
Peoria Unified schools reopen following power outage from Thursday’s storms Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn
It’s a mess Peoria Unified says it will be dealing with for the next few weeks.
80,000 customers were knocked out before crews started re-routing power to substations in Morris and Sussex counties.
Power was reported still out to hundreds of NYSEG customers in Chenango County and Tioga County early August 5.
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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.