Power outage

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Tom Puckett
July 10, 2020 - 12:17 pm
11,000 National Grid customers without power Friday.
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Tom Puckett
July 07, 2020 - 11:16 am
Customers near VA Hospital asked to cut back on energy usage today.
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Alumni Arena at the University at Buffalo on March 20, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Tom Puckett
November 22, 2019 - 1:24 pm
Amherst, NY (WBEN) UB says power outages have been reported at several buildings on the north campus. UB says the facilities department has been notified and is working on the issue. No word on a cause or a timetable for full restoration. Buildings Impacted: Flint Village building 307 Dorsheimer...
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April 11, 2018 - 5:32 am
Amherst, N.Y. (WBEN) - A large power outage impacted much of the Amherst area and parts of the Tonawandas Wednesday morning. At the height of the outage, about 20,000 customers were impacted. Restoration by 5am saw about 15,000 in the dark and by 6am National Grid had restored power to the...
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Tom Puckett
April 06, 2018 - 12:21 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) NYSEG says it is working to restore power to customers still in the dark following Wednesday's wind storms. Only limited outages remain. NYSEG says in a statement "Considerable progress was made by the resources working in the affected areas statewide. The vast majority of the...
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April 05, 2018 - 6:01 am
Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - NYSEG and National Grid are continuing to work to restore power to thousands of Western New York customers in the dark following damaging winds Wednesday. As of 6 a.m., NYSEG reported that over 14,000 people in Erie County were without power. Over 400 National Grid customers...
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Tom Puckett
December 27, 2017 - 4:19 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) National Grid has been working on a power outage in the Kaisertown section of south Buffalo since late morning, resulting from an underground cable fault. The outage originally impacted over 900 customers, and 200 or so have already been restored. Due to the nature of the work...
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