Lee County Electric Cooperative, which serves communities from Everglades City to North Fort Myers, said early Tuesday 160,918 of its 214,848 customers still were without power.
Schools remain closed through the end of the week.
But he said that if someone relies on medical equipment that needs power that they should not wait for the utility to restore electricity.
"This is the first time that our entire 27,000-square-mile territory, 35 counties all in all, have been impacted by Hurricane Irma or any storm", Gould said.
"This is the largest restoration army in our company's history, and could be one of the most challenging restorations our country has ever seen". "We have certainly enough power to provide to our customers". It could take half a day just to get power back into one home. "We will be restoring power day and night". "So while you might not see an FPL truck on your street or in your neighborhood during a power outage, you may see our partners from other companies who are part of our restoration team", Silagy said. Restoring power after the widespread damage caused by a storm of this size and strength is brutal work, and we want our customers to know that we are touched by the compassion and appreciation they've shown us.
"Virtually all of our facilities in the area are on generator power because commercial power has not yet been restored", said spokeswoman Mindy Kramer.
Gould said "there are pockets where there has been tornado damage, severe flooding, and homes that won't accept power".
Crews are asking for patience as they work to restore power to South Florida
FPL made billions of dollars in upgrades since hurricane Wilma in 2005.
"Most of the outages we are seeing is a result of debris and vegetation that is blowing into our lines", Gould said.
All 112 critical hospitals impacted have been restored, and more than 90 percent of all critical infrastructure facilities, such as police and fire stations and 911 dispatch centers, are back up and running.
We start by repairing any damage to our power plants and the power lines that carry electricity from our plants to the local substations. "We were anticipating a significant number of poles down across our network". And we're going to have to continue to work the issue.
FP&L urged customers to not report outages to the company, because its "smart grid" technology alerts them to all outages instantly.
"If you are not sure, walk away from it, because you could have a power line that is still energized", he said.
The Leviathan Raid starts at 6pm United Kingdom time, although you won't get very far if you're not at the required Power Level. It all depends on your base level and a combination of the gear that you can equip, so there are lot of variables in play here.
Now it's time for him to concentrate on rewarding the fans that pay their hard-earned money to watch their team every week. City have alternated between a 4-3-3 and a 3-4-1-2 this season, however Liverpool have stuck with a solid 4-3-3.
After Wonder Woman 2 was confirmed a couple months ago, Jenkins had teased that the superhero might be seen in the USA this time. Making Wonder Woman a period piece set in World War I was also a risk, but it all paid off handsomely for Warner Bros . and DC.
Ms Linton drew attention to that trip after posting a photo online of herself and her husband exiting a U.S. government plane jet. Once the department found a different way to ensure secure communication, the request was withdrawn.
The high-speed rail is also yet to take off, essentially proving India-Japan ties under Modi to be mere theatrics. It is located in the vicinity of the main heritage attractions like Bhadra Fort, Juma Masjid and Manek Chowk.
East Coast and the northeast Caribbean. (A Category 1 hurricane has maximum sustained winds between 74 and 95 miles per hour). A complicated high-altitude environment over the Atlantic Ocean is what is causing Jose to wobble around the Atlantic.
But eventually the rain axis of Irma creeps northward by this evening and spins around Central Indiana for about 24 hours. One of those disturbances will move into the Carolinas late today , so I anticipate a few afternoon and evening showers.
The stock of Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) has "Outperform" rating given on Friday, November 27 by RBC Capital Markets. The Schaper Benz & Wise Investment Counsel Inc holds 235,227 shares with $12.08M value, down from 241,727 last quarter.
Apple erases the iOS App Store from iTunes
But all of that goes partially to waste if you don't take a proper route of installation of the available update. If you already have Kodi running on your iOS device then you know how to do this.
Weather Warning: Chance of power cuts and damage
Wales and the southwest will bear the brunt tomorrow before central and northern England move into the firing line on Tuesday. This will affect coastal counties of the southwest, south and possibly parts of the east coast later.