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CanadaStorms left 14,000 customers without power: Hydro One

07:50  12 july  2019
07:50  12 july  2019 Source:   ottawacitizen.com

Cleanup begins after powerful thunderstorms wreak havoc across Quebec

Cleanup begins after powerful thunderstorms wreak havoc across Quebec Hydro-Québec crews are still on the ground, working to restore electricity.

A storm that rolled through eastern Ontario left thousands of customers without power Thursday evening. Hydro One tweeted at 4:07 p.m. that 14 , 000 customers across Ontario were without power , with the majority located in the Smiths Falls area. As of 10:30 p.m., the Hydro One map showed that

According to Hydro One , there were 591 outages in total affecting more than 47,500 customers as of 12 a.m. on Thursday. Copy link. Parts of central and southern Ontario have been hit with fast-moving and intense storms , leaving approximately 50, 000 Hydro One customers without power .

Storms left 14,000 customers without power: Hydro One© Cole Burston/Bloomberg Hydro One is ‘not responsible for (electricity) price increases’ in Ontario, economist Don Drummond says.

A storm that rolled through eastern Ontario left thousands of customers without power Thursday evening.

Hydro One tweeted at 4:07 p.m. that 14,000 customers across Ontario were without power, with the majority located in the Smiths Falls area. As of 10:30 p.m., the Hydro One map showed that more than 2,000 customers were without power in Lanark County — the estimated restoration time was 2 a.m.

Additionally, nearly 400 customers in Lennox and Addington County were without power, and there no estimated restoration time as of 10:30 p.m.

The tweet said crews were working as quickly as possible to restore power to the affected customers.

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