Major Power Outage Reports

Stay informed of the facts and details regarding major power outages affecting our members. We generally post outage reports within 72 hours of the outage. Reports are available throughout the duration of each month.

Listed below are this month’s major outages lasting five minutes or more and affecting at least 500 members.


East Bethel (1/9/20)
At 9:59 a.m. Thursday, January 9, 2020, Martin Lake Substation Circuit 3 recloser locked out, leaving 652 members in Linwood, East Bethel, and Athens without power. Our crews were enroute to investigate this outage when Xcel Energy reported they had dug into our underground cable near Fawn Lake Dr. Our crews isolated the damaged cable and power was restored to all affected members by 10:47 a.m.