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Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Unscheduled Power Outage in Progress Notice for the Talofofo Area

For Release: On Receipt
End Date: Wednesday, 12 February 2020 TBD

The Guam Power Authority advises that an unscheduled power outage is in progress.

GPA received a report of a fire in the area. GPA crews drove to the site and observed fire flames burning high nearly reaching the GPA power lines.

Power has been interrupted to the area:  in Talofofo, from the Talofofo Golf Course area along the left side to Route 17 towards Apra Heights, Bishop C. Flores Street, past the GPA wind turbine

Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Power Out Time:  3:40pm
Estimated Power Restoration Time:  to be determined

REASON:  GPA crews are troubleshooting and will restore once the fire has been extinguished and a determination has been made that it is safe to restore power to the area.

Customers using backup generators, please ensure your main breaker is in the OPEN position to ensure the safety of the GPA crews working on the lines.

GPA regrets the inconvenience caused to customers in these areas, but the outage is necessary as a safety precaution while the GPA crews are performing this work.

Your cooperation is appreciated.
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Editor’s note:  Customers, may view this power outage information on GPA’s Facebook page.