As of 4:45 p.m. we have 13 separate outages with 72 members without power. All crews will continue to work through the evening until all power has been restored.
1:30 p.m. Update:
Crews continue working to clean up the system and restore power. We have 282 members without power across our five-county service area. All crews are working to restore power as quickly and safely as possible. To report an outage, call 1-800-794-4423.
10:00 a.m. update:
Crews are making some progress in these windy conditions. We have 44 outages affecting around 800 members across our service area. All UPC crews, contract crews and assisting crews from Blue Ridge Energy are working to get our members’ power restored.
Update: 7:45 a.m.
The high winds are working against our restoration efforts. We now have 42 outages affecting nearly 2,000 of our members. We have all available crews working to restore power. We appreciate our members and their patience while our crews work to repair the system.
Update 8:00 p.m.:
Union Power currently has 29 outages affecting 300 members. Crews will continue working through the night until all members’ power is restored.
Update 5:00 p.m.:
Crews have made significant progress in restoring outages. Currently, we have 44 separate outages affecting 670 members across our territory. All crews will continue to work into the night to restore power to our members.
Update 2:45 p.m.:
Crews have made progress despite the treacherous conditions. We currently have 48 outages affecting 1900 of our members scattered across Stanly and Union counties. All UPC crews, as well as contact crews and sister Co-op crews, are working to restore power as quickly and safely as possible. If you have a power outage and haven’t reported it, please call 1-800-794-4423.
Update 12:40 p.m.: We now have outages in eastern Mecklenburg and western Union counties affecting 3600 members. Crews are out working to restore power.
2/8/2020 12:07 p.m.: We have an outage affecting our members in Rowan county and northern Stanly county. Crews are en route. To report an outage, call 1-800-794-4423. To view our outage map, click https://outage.union-power.com/