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  Important Dates & Updates
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 – 8:30 p.m. - 
Restoration Work in Final Stage Following Blizzard
Customers Without Power:  570; 
Customers Restored since 
12 a.m., 3/14/17: 8,370


Eversource continues final restoration work for approximately 570 customers without power following today’s blizzard. We are working to restore the majority of customers by 11 p.m. tonight, and will continue to work around the clock to restore every customer. 

 Since the storm’s arrival, we have restored power to more than 8,300 customers. At 1 p.m. today, outages peaked at 4,501 customers.  

 Unless conditions change, this will be our final briefing for this event.·


 Eversource thanks all emergency responders, our restoration crews, support personnel and contractor crews for working throughout difficult storm conditions to expedite a safe and timely restoration for all customers.·

 More than 200 restoration crews and 130 tree crews are deployed across the state, focused on completing final restorations as quickly as possible.·

 Outage calls continue to be light at this time, with 2,962 received throughout the duration of the blizzard. Our Call Center will remain staffed through the night to quickly assist customers calling regarding outages.·

 The Eversource Incident Command Center in Berlin and Regional Emergency Operations Centers in Hartford, Newtown and New London returned restoration operations to the Eversource System Operations Center in Berlin at 8 p.m. tonight.·


Eversource is providing this Emergency Briefing to communities, including state regulators and the Connecticut Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security. ·

 Our Community Relations team was in close contact with town officials throughout the event.·

 Media Relations provided updates to the media and on social media, including important safety messages throughout the day.·

Information access is a priority, and important updates are readily available: ·

o Call us at 800-286-2000 to report an outage, and online at www.eversource.com.

o Follow us on Twitter (@EversourceCT) and Facebook (facebook.com/EversourceCT).

o Customers are encouraged to sign up to receive storm outage updates on the channel of their choice (text, email, phone call) at www.eversource.com.


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