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 CMP lists towns, roads where customers will likely be without service overnight


AUGUSTA, Maine, July 22, 2010, 7 p.m. — As of 6:30 p.m., CMP had restored power to all but 2,700 homes and businesses left without service after Wednesday’s severe thunderstorms and tornados.


CMP crews will continue to work on storm restoration through tonight, but the company warns that some residents on the following streets and roads in the communities listed below may be without power into Friday.


York County: Various streets and roads in Acton, Alfred, Biddeford, Limerick, Lyman, Sanford, Shapleigh, and Waterboro.


Other areas: Falmouth -- Stage Coach Road; Georgetown -- Reid State Park Road; Gorham -- Fort Hill Road, Wescott Road; Scarborough -- Fogg Road; Windham -- Craig Road; Westbrook -- Emery Street.


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. Iberdrola USA, part of the Spanish-based Iberdrola Group, serves nearly 3 million gas and electric customers in five northeastern states through six subsidiaries in the region including CMP. For more information, visit