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CMP reports overnight progress in storm restoration

AUGUSTA, Maine, Feb. 27, 2010, 7:00 a.m. — Central Maine Power Company (CMP) reports crews reduced the number of outages to 72,000 during the overnight from the peak of more than 133,000 on Friday morning. With a forecast of mild weather and more crews due to arrive from Canada, the utility expects to make good progress today.


Outages by county as of 7:00 a.m.:

































Next update: 11:00 a.m.

 About Central Maine Power Company (CMP): Central Maine Power Company, a subsidiary of Iberdrola USA, is Maine’s largest electricity transmission and distribution utility. The company delivers about 9 billion kilowatt hours of electricity annually to more than 600,000 homes and businesses, representing about 80% of Maine’s annual consumer sales of electricity. The company has been ranked #1 in customer satisfaction three times by J.D. Power and Associates. For more information, visit