Large Outage Affects HEA Members Across the Bay

Posted: September 28, 2020 at 8:17 am

Homer Electric Association, Inc. (HEA) crews responded to a power outage affecting 689 members across Kachemak Bay on September 22, 2020. The outage started at 3:21 PM and at approximately 3:46 PM.

Operations was able to isolate the outage to the section of power line between Seldovia and McKeon Flats restoring power to 450 members. The line crew discovered a tree had fallen onto the line, however, due to darkness and the remote location, repairs were suspended until the following day.

On September 23, 2020 at 4:54 PM line crews made final repairs and restored power to the remaining 249 members.