Many CVEC Customers Without Power – Updated 4:15 PM – 3.23.13



Nelson County, VA

Updated 4:15 PM 3.23.13

Many Nelson customers report power coming back on, Arrington, Tyro, Roseland, Allwood in Amherst, to mention a few as of 4:15 PM.

Original post at: 3:01 PM on 3.23.13
Here’s the latest from CVEC on the power outage affecting Nelson and other nearby areas:

Appalachian power delivers energy to a number of CVEC substations as well as their own. Early reports indicate that Appalachian Power has trouble on their 138 KV transmission line between Lynchburg and a point to the northeast of Nelson County, causing outages in the following substations. Colleen, Piney River, Schuyler, Gladstone, and Centenary. CVEC is awaiting restoration of transmission services from Appalachian.