Chugach Electric planned power outage for Girdwood
Chugach has planned an outage that will affect customers in Girdwood. The outage is needed to safely perform maintenance at the Girdwood Substation. Crews will be replacing insulators on a 115-kv transmission structure, adding equipment to help prevent bird-related outages, and performing maintenance on the substation transformer.
The 3-hour outage is scheduled to begin at midnight on Thursday night, Nov. 20 and end by 3:00 a.m., Friday, Nov. 21. Unplanned events could delay or shift anticipated outage time. Updates will be posted on Chugach’s website and Facebook page.
Chugach is the largest electric utility in Alaska, providing power for Railbelt Alaskans through retail, wholesale and economy energy sales.