(July 26, 2012)
Thursday, July 26 – 9:00 PM:
Currently, there are approximately 93,700 customers without power statewide.
NYSEG has approximately 47,000 customers without power. Chemung County has 17,000 outages, Putnam, Westchester, and Steuben each have 5,000 outages, and Broome County has 4,000 outages.
Central Hudson has approximately 33,000 customers without power. The most significant damage is reported in the Dutchess County with more than 19,000 customers without service, Ulster, Orange, and Putnam Counties have 4,800, 3,500, and 1,575 outages respectively.
Orange and Rockland’s outages total approximately 7,600 in Orange and Sullivan Counties.
Con Edison’s Westchester Division is reporting 2,500 outages.
LIPA is reporting 1,800; National Grid is reporting 1,500; and RGE is reporting 38 outages at this time. All of the electric utilities are responding to emergencies and are performing restoration activities where it is safe to do so.