Power restored in Te Puke
Electricity supply has been restored to the majority of customers in Te Puke.
A fault on Powerco’s electricity network cut supply to 313 properties.
Network Operations Manager Phil Marsh says the power cut occurred around 12.40pm.
All but around 10 customers remain without power as final repairs are completed.
An unrelated power cut occurred in Pyes Pa at 2.09pm, affecting 2387 customers.
Crews are working to restore supply, but the cause of the outage is unknown at this stage.