Power Outage in Plains, TX

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Xcel Energy
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Lyntegar Electric Cooperative Inc
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(806) 561-4588
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Lea County Electric Cooperative Inc
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Natural Gas Futures, Cash Prices Bounce Back After Bullish Storage Print, Wintry Weather - Natural Gas Intelligence

Natural gas futures rebounded Thursday amid bullish shifts in weather conditions and a lighter-than-expected storage injection -- and despite widespread

Nov 10, 2022

Alton to Experience a 4-Hour Scheduled Black-Out Nov. 5thOzark Radio News | Ozark Radio News

Alton, MO. - Howell-Oregon Electric Co-Op issued a press release about a scheduled black-out for the Alton area for maintenance. Read below for more: Sho-Me Power, the wholesale electric provider of Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative, Inc., has scheduled a planned power outage for the Alton Substation beginning at 11:59 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 5, lasting for approximately 4 hours. Members in the Alton area will be without power during the planned outage for maintenance purposes.If this outage lasts longer than the estimated time, information will be posted on the Howell-Oregon Facebook page. Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative (HOEC), headquartered in West Plains, Missouri, delivers cost-efficient, reliable electricity to approximately 25,000 meters in south-central Missouri across six counties: Douglas, Ozark, Texas, Shannon, Howell and Oregon. That equates to 4,903 miles of line. More information about HOEC can be found at www.hoecoop.org.

Nov 3, 2022

Here's how much rain fell on San Antonio on Friday

The line of storms knocked out power for hundreds in San Antonio and dumped under an inch of rain. 

Oct 28, 2022

Kinder Morgan Touts ‘Enormous Opportunity’ for Natural Gas Exports to Mexico, World - Natural Gas Intelligence

Kinder Morgan Inc. is forecasting substantial growth in U.S. natural gas exports, including to Mexico via pipeline and the global market via LNG, over the

Oct 24, 2022

Climate change in Pa.: More storm-driven power outages possible, analysis says - WHYY

As climate change increases the chance of severe storms, outages could become more frequent if utilities don’t act to harden the electric grid.

Sep 19, 2022

Thousands without power, crane blamed for large outage | KLBK | KAMC | EverythingLubbock.com Open Navigation Close Navigation

LUBBOCK, Texas — Thousands of homes and business were without power Monday afternoon in the greater Lubbock area. Shortly after 5:00 p.m., most of the outages were cleared up. “A crane made contact with an Xcel Energy line northeast of LP&L’s service territory,” Lubbock Power and Light said after the outage began. “The effect cascaded […]

Sep 19, 2022

Over 900 impacted by downtown power outage | KAMR - MyHighPlains.com Open Navigation Close Navigation

UPDATE: Xcel Energy’s Electric Outage map estimates that power could potentially be restored by 10:15 p.m. Monday. AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — According to Xcel Energy’s Electric Outage Map, about 900 of its customers are being affected by power outages in downtown Amarillo. Information is limited, and the cause of the power outage is unknown. Xcel […]

Sep 12, 2022

‘Back from the edge’: California narrowly avoids blackout amid heat - CSMonitor.com

Amid dire warnings, close calls, and minor outages, California’s electrical grid weathered extreme demand without a power loss. A day of 110+ degree heat tested the resilience of the grid and of locals, who responded to a call to shut off power.

Sep 8, 2022

Austin airport experiences power outage in terminal Open Navigation Close Navigation

Power was restored to Barbara Jordan Terminal at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport just before 8 a.m. Wednesday after travelers were left in the dark for two to three hours that morning.

Sep 7, 2022

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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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Plains, Texas

City Plains
County Yoakum
State Texas (TX)
Country United States
Zip Codes 79355