March 16, 2018 Outage in Seldovia

Homer Electric Association, Inc. (HEA) experienced an outage starting Friday night, March 16, 2018 at 6:30 PM in Seldovia. The initial outage affected 192 members from Seldovia to Nanwalek. At 7:15 PM the generator in Port Graham was put on line and power was restored to 178 members in Port Graham and Nanwalek. Fourteen members along Willard Way in Seldovia still remained without power until a crew could fly the line and make repairs on Saturday afternoon. At 3:16 PM, the HEA crew found a faulted jumper and completed repairs at 5:55 PM, returning power to the remaining 14 members.