Outage News

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2018
05/05/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Restore Power to More Than 40,000 Customers Following Thunderstorms - 7 p.m.
04/15/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Responding to Outages as Ice Storm Continues - 3 p.m.
04/07/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Complete Power Restoration
04/07/2018 NYSEG and RG&E on Target to Complete Restoration to Remaining Customers Affected by Windstorm - 12:45 p.m.
04/06/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Crews Hard at Work Striving for Full Restoration of Power for Customers After Powerful Windstorm - 6 p.m.
04/06/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Continue to Make Steady Progress Toward Full Restoration of Customers After Powerful Windstorm - 12 p.m.
04/05/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Crews Hard At Work to Restore Power to Customers After Powerful Wind Storm
04/04/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Address Outages from Ongoing Statewide Windstorm - 5 p.m.
04/03/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Prepare for Heavy Winds Across the State - 5:30 p.m.
03/04/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Restore Power to More Than 117,000 Customers Following Winter Storm - 10:30 a.m.
03/02/2018 RG&E Announces Global Estimated Restoration Times Following Snow and Gusty Winds - 11 p.m.
03/02/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Restoration Effort Underway as Storm Continues - 4:30 p.m.
03/02/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Responding to Outages as Snow and Gusty Winds Continue - 9 a.m.
03/01/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Prepare for Snow and Wind Storm - 10 a.m.
01/04/2018 NYSEG and RG&E Issues Winter Weather Advisory: Keep Vents and Gas Meters Clear of Snow and Ice
2017
10/30/2017 NYSEG and RG&E Responding to Widespread Outages
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
03/14/2107 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
03/08/2017 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
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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