Officials say the cause of a power outage in Oxford Circle may be due to an issue with an underground transformer.
The president of New Jersey’s largest utility says Wednesday night’s snowstorm delayed power restoration to all of its customers by a day, to Saturday.
PSE&G says it expects outages due to the nor’easter to undoubtedly climb once the high winds arrive Wednesday night.
The following power outages have been reported due to Hurricane Sandy.
Hurricane Sandy’s impact was still being felt Wednesday in the Philadelphia suburbs where power remained out for hundreds of thousands of people.
The PECO Emergency Operations Command Center is a hive of activity as Hurricane Sandy inches closer to the Delaware Valley.
An elementary school in Mayfair was evacuated and dozens of students were taken to the hospital following a carbon monoxide leak on Tuesday morning.
Power has been restored to an apartment complex along the Ben Franklin Parkway that had been without electricity since 1 a.m. Friday.
It was a busy night for repair crews in South Jersey. Atlantic City Electric managed to restore power to some 10,000 customers overnight.
Utility crews were working feverishly to restore electrical service to thousands of customers in Southern New Jersey who were still without power late Sunday night, one day after severe thunderstorms ripped through the region, causing widespread damage and power outages.
Utility crews in South Jersey are still working to restore electricity to more than 100,000 residences after Friday night’s violent and deadly storms rocked the area, resulting in a state of emergency in Atlantic County.
Over a thousand homes in Northeast Philadelphia are without power this morning.
About 1,200 New Jersey utility customers remain without electricity more than one week after an October snowstorm slammed parts of the state.
A spokesperson with the Pennsylvania Electric Company says Bucks County suffered the most power outages due to hurricane Irene. Officials say 70,000 customers are without power.
The ice storm which moved through the region is long gone, but has left some areas still without power. About 7,800 customers remain without service.