Power Outage http://nhpr.org en Another Winter Storm Hits New England http://nhpr.org/post/another-winter-storm-hits-new-england <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Electric utilities continue to fix power outages across northern New England as a fast moving storm is expected to drop heavy, wet snow in parts of Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire.</span></p><p><em><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">(Click <a href="http://nhpr.org/weather-0">here</a> for N.H. power outage maps.)</span></em></p> Mon, 30 Dec 2013 01:17:21 +0000 Associated Press 40916 at http://nhpr.org Another Winter Storm Hits New England Windy Friday Knocks Out Power To 17,000 http://nhpr.org/post/windy-friday-knocks-out-power-17000 <p></p><p></p><p>New Hampshire’s electrical utilities are reporting scattered power outages with today’s foul weather.&nbsp;The state’s four utilities say at the peak there were just more than 17,000 customers without power -- mostly scattered up and down the western half of the state and on the Seacoast.&nbsp;</p><blockquote><p><em>Murray: Now that may be the peak of the trouble, it seems to be clearing and we are hoping or anticipating that we will not have a large number of new outages and can make some good inroads on restoring power to all customers. </em></p> Fri, 21 Dec 2012 22:01:36 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 18951 at http://nhpr.org Windy Friday Knocks Out Power To 17,000 Hydro Quebec Crews Arrive In Manchester http://nhpr.org/post/hydro-quebec-crews-arrive-manchester <p></p><p>A fleet of monstrous blue trucks arrived in Manchester late Wednesday afternoon.</p><p>PSNH president Gary Long and Northeast Utilities CEO Tom May were on hand to greet the Hydro Quebec crews.</p><blockquote><p>To see reinforcements come around the corner with these blue trucks is very rewarding</p></blockquote><p>75 two-man crews are slated to be in New Hampshire by Thursday morning, with some crews driving as long as 12 hours to help restore power.</p><p>Daniel Dumais&nbsp;is Director of Distribution at Hydro Quebec and was here for the ice storm in 2008.</p> Wed, 31 Oct 2012 21:43:21 +0000 Jonathan Lynch 15932 at http://nhpr.org Hydro Quebec Crews Arrive In Manchester Cleaning Up After Sandy http://nhpr.org/post/cleaning-after-sandy <div><p>Updated Power Outage Information: (Oct. 31, 5:40 p.m.)</p><p><strong>Total: 42,586</strong></p><p>PSNH: 37,506, Unitil: 574, Liberty Utilities: 346, NH Electric Coop: 4,160</p> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 01:57:15 +0000 NHPR Staff 15717 at http://nhpr.org Cleaning Up After Sandy