180 Customers Lose Power on Lāna‘iJanuary 23, 2019, 10:11 AM HST · Updated January 23, 10:12 AM Wendy Osher · 0 Comments
About 180 customers in the Mānele area of Lānaʻi experienced a power outage around 7:38 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019.
Maui Electric Communications Specialist Sayble Bissen said the outage happened when a fault occurred at the La Ola Solar Farm.
The majority of customers had power restored within an hour by 8:32 p.m.
A Maui Electric spokesperson said crews are assessing what caused the fault to occur.