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  • heelzfan4 Jan 23, 4:32 p.m.

    @"common tater"... i thought the same thing! My power (in Apex) went out at 6:33am (I was alerted by the transfer of power to a smoke alarm with a weak battery!)...and was back on in less than 5 minutes! Just long enough to have to reset all the clocks. I'm sure there were some folks late to work today.

  • common tater Jan 23, 10:44 a.m.

    All those heat pump auxiliaries kicking in for the cold weather, causing an extra heavy load.

  • DeathRow-IFeelYourPain-NOT Jan 23, 9:44 a.m.

    Our power went out about 6:30am for 10 minutes.

  • DeathRow-IFeelYourPain-NOT Jan 23, 9:43 a.m.

    "Will I get a credit on my bill? "

    Road-wearier: Well...if you weren't using any power, you've already gotten the credit...

    Cool. That's our deep thought for the day.

  • EnoughWhiningAlready Jan 23, 9:29 a.m.

    I live in Cary and ours was out only about 5 minutes, thank goodness!!

  • Wiser_now Jan 23, 9:21 a.m.

    @Road-wearier - You made me smile. :)

  • boolittlek Jan 23, 9:18 a.m.

    I live in Morrisville (Durham County / Duke). The power flickered a number of times but fortunately stayed on.

  • Road-wearier Jan 23, 9:11 a.m.

    "Will I get a credit on my bill? "

    Well...if you weren't using any power, you've already gotten the credit...

  • SteelThis Jan 23, 9:09 a.m.

    Wasn't the company's fault, the transformer blew. I heard it happen, and then saw it. It woke me from a dead sleep.

  • lanecc Jan 23, 8:48 a.m.

    Power was also out over two hours yesterday. Was it the same problem today? Will I get a credit on my bill? HA!

  • kikinc Jan 23, 8:43 a.m.

    We lost power at 6:30, and got it back at 7:11. When I called Progress Energy, they told us it would be back around 9:30. I was very happy to have it come back much sooner!

  • LuvLivingInCary Jan 23, 8:22 a.m.

    to many of these latterly...keep up the good work progress/duke energy...

  • romneycare Jan 23, 8:11 a.m.

    thank god this didn't last any longer, it's freezing!!!

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