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Current Outage Alert


Date: Feb 5, 2018
Time: 5:37 A.M.

To:

Media and Emergency Management Agencies  
Contact: Customer Contact Center
Phone Number: (207) 973-2000
Description of Event: Under Investigation
Estimated Number of Meters Affected: 2053 
Aroostook: 1356
Hancock: 0

Northern Penobscot/Piscataquis County:

0
Penobscot: 697

Washington:

0

Restoration Details:

Emera Maine crews are investigating the cause of an outage affecting about 1,300 customers in Caribou and nearby communities early Monday morning. Another service interruption in the Old Town area also is under investigation. For updated information about estimated restoration times, please visit our Live Outage & Restoration Map

Other Related Information:

The public is reminded to be sure all doors and exits are shoveled and made clear so they can get out of their homes in case of emergency. Also, please remember to never touch a downed power line or a tree in contact with a downed line.

Motorists are urged to slow down or move over and change lanes, when possible, if approaching utility crews working on roadways.

Customers who use generators or alternate heating sources are reminded to ensure they are used in accordance with manufacturer's guidelines at all times.

Customers may report outages via our website or by calling our Customer Contact Center at (207) 973-2000 or 1-855-EMERA11 (1-855-363-7211).You may also follow us on Twitter at @emerame.

Estimated Time of Service Restoration:

TBD

Estimated Time of Next Emera Maine Update:

None planned
                   

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