PINEVILLE, La. – As of 8 a.m., Cleco had restored power to 93 percent of the 140,000 customers affected by Hurricane Laura.
“We are continuing our restoration efforts today and will work until we have restored power to all of our customers,” said James Lass, director of distribution operations and emergency management.
Parish Number of Customers Without Power % of Customers With Power Restored
Allen 100 98% restored
Beauregard 2,202 58% restored
Calcasieu 2,455 3% restored
Catahoula 18 61% restored
Grant 1,761 78% restored
Jefferson Davis 6 85% restored
Lasalle 9 40% restored
Natchitoches 80 88% restored
Rapides 2,690 94% restored
Vernon 937 84% restored
For additional information on Cleco’s storm restoration efforts, follow the company on Facebook @ClecoPower or visit Cleco’s Storm Center page at cleco.com/storm-center.
Cleco Corporate Holdings LLC is a regional energy holding company that conducts its business operations through its subsidiaries, Cleco Power LLC and Cleco Cajun LLC. Cleco Power is a regulated electric public utility company that owns 10 generating assets with a total nameplate capacity of 3,360 MWs and serves approximately 288,000 customers in Louisiana through its retail business and supplies wholesale power in Louisiana and Mississippi. Cleco Cajun is an unregulated utility company that owns eight generating assets with a total nameplate capacity of 3,555 MWs, with contracts serving nine Louisiana cooperatives, three wholesale municipal customers and one electric utility. For more information about Cleco, visit us at www.cleco.com.