10 December 2007
Worst. Outage. Ever.
Throughout the day Monday the number of customers left without power by the ice storm continued to rise to the point where it is now the worst disaster in the company's history in terms of the number of customers affected more than 235,000.
The company has about 755,000 customers at retail, which means that 31 percent of their customers are freezing in the dark.
Their current estimate for full restor