More than 53,000 Nova Scotia Power customers without electricity amid powerful nor'easter

More than 53,000 Nova Scotia Power customers without electricity amid powerful nor'easter

More than 53,000 Nova Scotia Power customers without electricity amid powerful nor'easter Mainland Nova Scotia expected to get additional 5-15 cm of snow Saturday morning A powerful nor'easter working its way across the province has left more than 53,000 Nova Scotia Power customers without power Saturday morning and has cancelled many flights at the Halifax airport. As of 9:41 a.m. AT, the utility said 53,683 customers did not have electricity. The outages covered the entire mainland, with the largest concentrated in Bridgewater, Halifax and Chester. A few hundred people in Cape Breton were without power. In a news release issued Saturday morning, Nova Scotia Power said the company had more than 500 people in the field working to restore power. It said winds reached 90 km/h along the South Shore …
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