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November 20, 2015

UPDATE: Thousands Lose Power in Nāhiku, Waiehu, Makawao

Due to heavy rains last night that caused trees to come down on power lines as well as a vehicle pole accident in Haiku, approximately 2,850 customers in areas of Waiehu, Haiku and Nahiku are currently without power.
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September 03, 2015

Power Restored After Lightning Strikes Kahului Utility Pole

An estimated 871 electric customers lost power in Kahului when lightning struck a utility pole near HP Baldwin High School on Kaʻahumanu Avenue on Thursday afternoon, Sept. 3, 2015.
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June 15, 2015

Excavator Brings Down Central Maui Lines, Knocks Out Power to 65

An estimated 65 commercial customers lost power in Central Maui on Monday, June 15, 2015 when an excavator brought down electrical lines on Kamaʻāina Street, representatives with Maui Electric Company said.
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May 13, 2015

Vehicle Accident, Palm Frond to Blame for Recent Outages

A motor vehicle accident this morning on Molokaʻi knocked out power to an estimated 1,462 customers on the East End of the island, Maui Electric Company officials said.
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April 19, 2015

19,000 Lose Power When Maui Wind Farm Trips Offline

An estimated 19,258 Maui customers lost power at 12:34 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, 2015 for about 20 minutes when the Auwahi Wind Farm tripped offline resulting in a sudden and severe loss of wind generation on Maui Electric's system, company representatives said.
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April 05, 2015

UPDATE: Honokōwai and Nāpili Water Conservation Request Lifted

The Department of Water Supply is lifting restrictions on water use in the Honokōwai and Nāpili areas.
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March 30, 2015

Winds Blamed for Wailuku Outage to 2,100 Customers

Winds were named as the cause of two separate power outages affecting an estimated 2,100 customers in Wailuku on Monday afternoon, a Maui Electric spokesperson said.
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February 26, 2015

Cause of Tuesday’s Power Outage Identified

A support wire broke and made contact with a primary electrical line, damaging a pole near the Kamaʻole Weir in Upcountry Maui at around 2:25 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 24.
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February 24, 2015

Power Outage Affects 6,530 Maui Customers

An estimated 6,530 customers lost power in areas stretching from Haʻikū to Hāna on Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 24, 2015.
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February 14, 2015

PHOTOS/UPDATES: Storm Related Damage, Road Closures, Power Outages

Power outages, downed trees, and road closures were reported across Maui on Saturday morning, as a Valentine's Day storm began impacting the island.
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February 09, 2015

Kahului Power Outage Affects 1,330 Customers

An estimated 1,330 customers lost power in parts of Kahului at around 2:07 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. Areas affected include residents and businesses along Kaʻahumanu Avenue, the Kaʻahumanu Shopping Center, Kahului Beach Road, South Wākea Avenue, Ano Street, South Papa Avenue, West Papa Avenue, Kuhao Street, Maui Lani Subdivisions and laterals.
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October 07, 2014

Electrical Equipment Fire Knocks out Power to 11,000 in Central Maui

The initial cause of the power outage was a problem with electrical equipment located near Maui Electric Company's Kahului Baseyard on Wākea Avenue.
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August 11, 2014

MECO UPDATES: Power Restored to Remaining Customers after Iselle

The remaining 39 customers in Olinda and Piʻiholo were brought back online by 6:15 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10.
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July 20, 2014

Maui Electric Responds to Storm Related Outages

The largest outage was reported in the Haʻikū area at around 7:15 a.m. on Sunday, July 20, when a tree fell and broke a pole on West Kuiaha Road. It affected an estimated 1,322 customers.
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May 09, 2014

Power Restored to 15,000 in Kīhei and Wailea

An estimated 15,000 electrical customers in Kīhei and Wailea lost power at around 1:39 p.m. on Friday, May 9, 2014.
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