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83% of affected Cleco customers have power restored

Posted at 9:48 PM, Sep 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-03 21:16:49-04

As of 8 p.m. Thursday, Cleco had restored power to roughly 116,092 or 83 percent, of the 140,000 customers affected by Hurricane Laura.

Restoration Assessment

Below are restoration estimates for impacted parishes. Please note that unexpected damage could impact restoration efforts.

Cleco will report updates on areas as they become available. For the most up-to-date information, follow the company on Facebook @ClecoPower and visit Cleco’s website at

Below are customer outages by parish as of 8 p.m.

Parishes: Number of Customers Without Power, % of Customers Without Power

Acadia: 0, 0%
Allen: 845, 14%
Avoyelles: 32, 0%
Beauregard: 3,534, 67%
Calcasieu: 2,461, 97%
Catahoula: 18, 39%
Desoto: 47, 1%
Evangeline: 55, 0%
Grant: 3,965, 49%
Iberia: 0, 0%
Jefferson Davis: 23, 58%
Lasalle: 15, 100%
Natchitoches: 108, 16%
Rapides: 9,580, 23%
Red River: 0, 0%
Sabine: 971, 15%
St. Landry: 0, 0%
St. Martin: 0, 0%
St. Mary: 0, 0%
Vernon: 2,254, 38%

Percentages are based on total customers affected by Hurricane Laura; not Cleco's total customer base.

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