EnergyUnited restores power to majority of customers


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STATESVILLE, N.C. – Officials with EnergyUnited said there were about 930 members of the electric cooperative without power as of Sunday night.

The majority of EnergyUnited outages are in Davidson County with about 831, company officials said. They said at the peak of Friday’s storm, 34,000 EnergyUnited members were without power.

“We have restored power to 97 percent of our members that were affected by the storm,” said David Schleicher, vice president of engineering and operations. “All of the main circuits have been restored and we have crews on all circuits with active outages.”

Crews are out working to restore power after a storm hit the area Friday, causing downed trees and power lines, strong winds and heavy power outages.

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