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Emergency islandwide power outage (UPDATED 2)

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(Commonwealth Utilities Corp.) —  At 8:59 a.m. Thursday, CUC experienced an islandwide power outage due to a short circuit on the electrical panel for the radiator on Engine No. 1 causing two engines to also trip resulting in an islandwide power outage.

CUC Power Plant electricians were able to make the necessary repairs to re-energize the feeder circuits as of 10:28 a.m. to full restoration. The following feeders were turned back online at the following times below:

  • Feeder 1- 9:40 a.m.- Lower Base, China Town, Navy Hill, Portions of Garapan, Puerto Rico, Portions of Sadog Tasi
  • Feeder 4- 9:59 a.m.- Sadog Tasi, Capital Hill, As Teo, Entire Kagman, Wireless Ridge, I Denni, Talafofo, Mt. Tapochau and Papago
  • Feeder 7- 10:06 a.m.- Lower Base, Tanapag, Achugao, San Roque and As Matuis
  • Kiya 1- 10:08 a.m.- As Terlaje, Fina Sisu, Kannat Tabla, Chalan Kiya, San Vicente, Lower Dandan, Upper Dandan Obyan, Isley Field and Airport Road Dandan
  • Feeder 3- 10:11 a.m.- Lower Base, Puerto Rico and Best Sunshine Hotel and Casino
  • Feeder 2- 10:12 a.m.- Garapan Beach Road, Chalan Laulau and Northern Part of San Jose
  • Kiya 2- 10:24 a.m.- San Antonio, As Lito, As Perdido, Koblerville, As Gonno, Chalan Piao, C.K. District 3, C.K. Southern Part of District 4 and Agingan
  • Kiya 3- 10:25 a.m.- Chalan Kiya toward the Gualo Rai intersection in Middle Road
  • Kiya 4- 10:28 a.m- San Jose/Oleai, Susupe and Chalan Kanoa

Water

Water service to the areas of Papago, Upper San Vicente, Gualo Rai, Upper MIHA, China Town, As Terlaje, Middle Road and Beach Road, Chalan LauLau up to the Gualo Rai intersection and As Falape is currently offline until 3 p.m. Thursday due to low tank level caused by the islandwide outage.  Customers are highly advised to conserve water during this outage until services are fully restored.

Updates will follow as soon as they are available.  CUC appreciates your understanding and patience as it continues to restore power services to the island.

For more information, contact the CUC Customer Call Center at 664-4282 or monitor its Facebook page for the latest updates: https://www.facebook.com/CommonwealthUtilitiesCorporation

 

November 2020 pssnewsletter

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