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Electric Utilities Working Around the Clock to Restore Power

Electric utilities are making significant progress in restoring customers who lost service from the heavy snow and ice that struck more than a dozen states from Texas to Maine. More than half of the customers who were without service yesterday have been restored, and electric utilities will continue to work around the clock to safely bring the remaining customers back online. 

Electric utilities also are closely monitoring weather forecasts that predict additional snowfall for this weekend and are prepared to respond to additional power outages. Customers are encouraged to prepare for winter weather by following these tips: