South Carolina Electric & Gas crews began on Feb. 12, 2014, responding to outages across their service territory as a result of Winter Storm Pax. More than 1200 SCE&G field personnel and about 300 off-system crew members were mobilized that day and worked safely and efficiently to restore power to those in need as Winter Storm Pax continued to impact. SCE&G’s customers. More off-system crews came to assist on Feb. 13. A total of 800 out-of-state crews ended up assisting SCE&G.
At the peak of the storm, SCE&G had 104,000 outages on Feb. 13, but most were restored by Feb. 17 as crews worked around the clock to help customers in need.
SCE&G shares images from Winter Storm Pax here; all photos are courtesy of SCE&G, a SCANA company.