UGI Electric crews are working to restore approximately 1,600 customers who lost power because of the storm that brought high winds and snow to the area. Moderating winds allowed UGI restoration crews to re-start work at 6 a.m. this morning. Crews will work throughout the day to restore service to customers.
UGI is addressing nearly 130 separate incidents that have caused the outages. While UGI expects to restore power to most customers by the end of the day, some outages may extend into Sunday.
More information on the storm’s impact on the UGI Electric service territory, as well as locations and numbers of numbers of affected customers, can be found at www.ugi.com/outages.
If you are a residential customer with special needs and have an emergency, please contact your regional 911 center. Special needs customers calling UGI to report an outage should identify themselves to the customer service representative. UGI can provide information to assist you in connecting to your local 911 center. You can contact UGI at (800) 276.2722.
If you use a generator during an outage, please make sure it is used safely by following the manufacturer’s instructions on proper venting and operation.
Information updates will be available on an ongoing basis at www.ugi.com/outages; on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ugiutilities; Twitter at www.twitter.com/ugi_utilities. UGI Utilities – Electric Division serves 62,000 customers in portions of Luzerne and Wyoming counties. Additional information about UGI’s Electric Division is available online at www.ugi.com.