Power company restoration estimates

EDISON - New Jersey's utilities are estimating how long they think it will take to restore electricity to 1.7 million remaining homes and businesses.

Public Service Electric & Gas expects to reconnect 780,000 within a week to 10 days.

Jersey Central Power & Light says it has restored service to 30 percent of its affected customers. JCP&L estimates most of the remaining 830,000 households will be restored by Wednesday. It may another week for some in the hardest hit areas.

Atlantic City Electric, which has 77,000 outages, expects to restore service to customers on the mainland by Sunday. There's no estimate for repairs on the barrier islands.

Orange & Rockland Electric says about 56,000 customers are without service in New Jersey.

Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative says they have around 2,500 customers without power.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

News 12 asked residents what they thought about 1 Westchester Talks Trump: First 100 days
News 12 asked viewers what they thought about 2 Hudson Valley Talks Trump: First 100 days
3 New Jersey Sportscast, April 28
St. Joseph High School student Matthew Hall visited 4 Teen battling cancer thanks medical team as he prepares to attend prom
Trent Powers was made an honorary FBI agent. 5 3-year-old boy made FBI agent for the day

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

It's good to know you have Walt Kane Kane in Your Corner

It's good to know you have Walt Kane in your corner.

News 12 takes a look at the hottest Tech Check

Eric Landskroner has a look at the latest gadgets and biggest stories in tech.

News 12 On the Scene

Check out these exclusive videos from New Jersey celebs!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE