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2017

                                                                                                                                                                                                              

>>10/30/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Responding to Widespread Outages - 12 p.m.
>>10/16/2017 RG&E Responding to Widespread Outages
>>05/02/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Restoring Power Following Severe Thunderstorms
>>05/01/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Prepared for Potential Thunderstorms
>>04/04/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Prepared for Wind Storm
>>03/14/2017 RG&E Working To Restore Power To Remaining Customers Impacted By Last Week’s Wind Storm
>>03/13/2017 RG&E Continues Restoration Efforts Following Wind Storm
>>03/13/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Prepared for Potential Northeast Storm
>>03/13/2017 RG&E Continues Restoration for Remaining Outages Following Last Week’s Wind Storm
>>03/12/2017 RG&E Restores Power to More than 105,000 Customers
>>03/12/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Restore Power To More Than 170,000 Customers Affected By Wind Storm
>>03/11/2017 NYSEG and RG&E On Target To Restore Power To Majority Of Customers By Midnight Sunday - 10 p.m.
>>03/11/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Making Great Progress Following Severe and Widespread Storm Damage
>>03/10/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Continue Restoration Process Following Widespread Outages
>>03/10/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Expect Significant Progress in First Full Day of Restoration
>>03/09/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Responding to Widespread Outages - 11 p.m. Update
>>03/09/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Responding to Widespread Outages
>>03/08/2017 High Winds Cause Outages and Severe Damage
>>03/07/2017 RG&E and NYSEG Prepared for Potential Storm
>>03/03/2017 Red Cross Opening Shelter to Residents without Power
>>03/02/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Responding to Widespread Outages as High Winds Sweep Across the State 6 p.m.
>>03/02/2017   NYSEG and RG&E Responding to Widespread Outages as High Winds Sweep Across the State

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2016

                                                                                                                                                                                                              

>>11/22/2016 NYSEG and RG&E Expect to Restore Power in all Communities by Tuesday Evening
>>09/03/2016   NYSEG and RG&E Tracking Tropical Storm Hermine, Making Preparations

 

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2015

                                                                                                                                                                                                              

                             No Storm news releases.

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2014 

                                                                                                                                                                                                              

 >>07/09/2014

RG&E RESTORES POWER TO 94% OF CUSTOMERS OVERNIGHT - 8 a.m.

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2013
>>12/21/2013     NYSEG AND RG&E ENCOURAGE CUSTOMERS IN FLOOD-PRONE AREAS TO CONSIDER HOW UTILITY SERVICES COULD BE AFFECTED 
>>11/28/2013  RG&E COMPLETES POWER RESTORATION 
>>11/27/2013  RG&E SETS NEW GLOBAL RESTORATION TIME FOR NOVEMBER STORM - Update - 6 p.m.
>>11/27/2013  RG&E MAKING GREAT PROGRESS FOLLOWING SEVERE AND WIDESPREAD STORM DAMAGE 
>>11/27/2013  RG&E SETS GLOBAL RESTORATION TIME FOR NOVEMBER STORM 
>>11/26/2013 NYSEG AND RG&E PREPARING FOR POSSIBLE EFFECTS OF MIXED BAG OF WEATHER
>>11/02/2013  RG&E ON TRACK TO RESTORE POWER TO ALL CUSTOMERS BY 9 P.M. - 4 p.m.
>>11/02/2013 RG&E CONTINUES PUSH TO COMPLETE STORM REPAIRS - 9 a.m.
>>11/02/2013 RG&E ISSUES GLOBAL RESTORATION TIME FOR CUSTOMERS AFFECTED BY NOVEMBER 1, 2013 STORM
>>11/01/2013  RG&E MAKING GOOD RESTORATION PROGRESS AFTER WILD WINDS DAMAGE ELECTRICITY DELIVERY SYSTEM
>>10/31/2013 NYSEG AND RG&E PREPARING FOR POSSIBLE EFFECTS OF DAMAGING WINDS - 4 p.m.
>>07/22/2013 RG&E RESTORES POWER TO 34,000+ CUSTOMERS AFTER WEEKEND STORMS
>>07/21/2013 NEARLY ALL RG&E CUSTOMERS WILL HAVE POWER RESTORED BY MIDNIGHT - 7 p.m.
>>07/21/2013 RG&E MAKES GOOD PROGRESS OVERNIGHT TO RESTORE POWER - 11 a.m.
>>07/20/2013 STRONG SUMMER STORMS DAMAGE RG&E ELECTRICAL DELIVERY SYSTEM
>>02/07/2013 NYSEG AND RG&E PREPARING FOR POSSIBLE EFFECTS OF WINTER STORM NEMO

 
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2012                                                                                                           
>>11/13/2012 NYSEG AND RG&E SEND 70 ELECTRIC LINE CREWS TO LIPA, CON EDISON; NYSEG GAS FITTERS AND SUPERVISORS WORKING IN QUEENS
>>11/02/2012     NYSEG AND RG&E POWER RESTORATION UPDATE - 9:30 a.m.
>>11/01/2012 NYSEG AND RG&E POWER RESTORATION UPDATE - 9 p.m.
>>11/01/2012

GLOBAL ESTIMATED RESTORATION TIMES ESTABLISHED FOR REMAINING OUTAGES IN NYSEG'S DOWNSTATE SERVICE AREAS - 3:30 p.m.

>>11/01/2012 NYSEG AND RG&E POWER RESTORATION UPDATE - 8 a.m.
>>10/31/2012

RG&E CONTINUING TO MAKE PROGRESS RESTORING POWER IN ROCHESTER REGION; NYSEG DAMAGE ASSESSMENT CONTINUES DOWNSTATE - 8:15 p.m.

>>10/31/2012 DESPITE SEVERE AND WIDESPREAD DAMAGE, NYSEG AND RG&E HAVE RESTORED 57% OF INTERRUPTIONS CAUSED BY HURRICANE SANDY - 1:30 p.m.
 >10/31/2012 NYSEG EXPECTS TO MAKE GOOD PROGRESS TODAY ON COMPREHENSIVE DAMAGE ASSESSMENT - 8 a.m. 
>>10/30/2012 NYSEG CONTINUES TO MOVE ADDITIONAL RESOURCES INTO HARD-HIT DOWNSTATE AREAS AND THE CATSKILL REGION - 8 p.m.
>>10/30/2012

NYSEG: CUSTOMERS DOWNSTATE AND IN THE CATSKILL REGION SHOULD BE PREPARED FOR A LENGTHY PERIOD WITHOUT POWER - 2:30 p.m.

>>10/30/2012 

WINDS BATTERED NYSEG AND RG&E SERVICE AREAS OVERNIGHT, DRIVING UP NUMBER OF CUSTOMERS WITHOUT POWER - 8 a.m.

>>10/29/2012 SANDY’S WRATH CONTINUES TO INFLICT DAMAGE ON NYSEG’S AND RG&E’S ELECTRICITY
DELIVERY SYSTEMS - 8 p.m.
>>10/29/2012 NYSEG AND RG&E: SANDY’S FIERCE WINDS COULD LEAVE SOME AREAS WITHOUT POWER FOR DAYS
>>10/26/2012 NYSEG AND RG&E EMERGENCY PLANNERS PREPARING FOR POSSIBLE EFFECTS OF HURRICANE SANDY

 
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2011   No Outage News Releases

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2010        
>>05/09/2010      WIND STORM WRAP-UP: NYSEG AND RG&E CONTINUING TO MAKE CONSIDERABLE PROGRESS
IN RESTORING POWER EVEN AS HIGH WINDS CONTINUE IN SOME AREAS
>>04/14/2010 NYSEG AND RG&E ADVISE CONTRACTORS AND CUSTOMERS TO DIG SAFELY
AND TO WATCH OUT FOR OVERHEAD POWER LINES
>>02/24/2010 NYSEG AND RG&E PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE POWER INTERRUPTIONS FROM WET, HEAVY SNOW AND SEVERE WIND IN THE FORECAST

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2009  
>>12/09/2009      NYSEG AND RG&E PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE POWER INTERRUPTIONS FROM WINTRY BLAST
>>08/11/2009  RG&E CREWS IN HOMESTRETCH OF POWER RESTORATION EFFORTS 
>>08/10/2009

NYSEG AND RG&E CREWS CONTINUE POWER RESTORATION EFFORTS – 7:30 p.m.

>>08/10/2009 NYSEG AND RG&E CREWS MAKE PROGRESS IN RESTORING POWER – 3 p.m. 
>>08/10/2009 NYSEG AND RG&E CONTINUE POWER RESTORATION EFFORTS – 11 a.m.
>>02/12/2009  NYSEG AND RG&E PREPARED TO RESPOND TO POSSIBLE POWER PROBLEMS FROM WIND, Companies Urge Customers to Be Prepared, Too

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2008  
>>12/19/2008      NYSEG AND RG&E PREPARED FOR STORM
>>09/17/2008 POWER RESTORED TO ALL CUSTOMERS AFFECTED BY THE WIND STORM
>>09/16/2008

RG&E RESTORES POWER TO MOST OF ITS CUSTOMERS

>>09/16/2008 RG&E RESTORES SERVICE FOR MORE and MORE CUSTOMERS
>>09/16/2008 RG&E MAKES SUBSTANTIAL PROGRESS IN RESTORING SERVICE
>>09/15/2008 RG&E CONTINUES RESTORATION EFFORTS
>>09/15/2008 RG&E MAKING STEADY PROGRESS IN RESTORING POWER
>>09/15/2008 WIND STORM WREAKS HAVOC ON RG&E ELECTRIC SYSTEM 
>>06/18/2008  NYSEG AND RG&E OUTAGE INFORMATION NOW JUST A CLICK AWAY 
>>01/29/2008 NYSEG AND RG&E PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE SEVERE WINDS, Companies Urge Customers to Be Prepared, Too