100000 people still without power in Georgia

A broken distribution pole in Decatur Georgia following Hurricane Irma

The company has already restored power to more than 60 percent of impacted customers who can accept power and expects to have power restored for almost 95 percent of impacted customers who can accept power by Sunday night, September 17. More than 8,000 personnel were mobilized as part of the company's restoration effort, including all of Georgia Power's resources, as well as assistance from other Southern Company operating companies and dozens of other companies and assisting utilities.

Liam's dad is a lineman and has basically been working non-stop to help restore power to the state.

Georgia Power is warning customers of potential scams making the rounds in the wake of Hurricane Irma.

More than 5.5 million customers across Florida lost power because of Hurricane Irma, but millions are still waiting for the lights to come back on. All of the other outages are individual in nature.

Tree damage in Wrens Georgia following Hurricane Irma
100000 people still without power in Georgia

"We're pleased, but not satisfied until we get that last customer on", Georgia Power's John Kraft said. Restoration teams continue to face challenges including downed trees, blocked roads and bridges that had to be inspected by the state following flooding. Saturday. As of 10 a.m. today, there were still 158,000 of its customers statewide without power, including 1,441 in Richmond County and 1,244 in Columbia County, according to the outage map.

Sorry, Miami, but Florida Power & Light isn't really going to pay for that old rotten food inside your refrigerator.

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