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Islandwide outage tied to June's blackout

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by Jolene Toves

Guam - Power was restored to the entire island at midnight last night following the islandwide power failure that occurred yesterday at 3 in the afternoon. According to acting GPA spokesperson Heidi Ballendorf MEC 9 is anticipated to be restored by later this evening. Meanwhile Cabras 1 won't be restored until this weekend. She adds that Cabras 1 has been experiencing problems since the Dededo Substation fire and has not been operating at top speed having to go down for maintenance. Heidi confirms that the islandwide power outage is in fact tied to last month's blackout.

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