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Unitil in Process of Re-lighting Meters, Complete Restoration Expected by End of Day
April 12, 2012
Portsmouth, NH

Unitil is nearing completion of its restoration efforts for natural gas customers in Dover. As part of the final step of restoration, Unitil technicians are currently in the process of turning each meter back on manually to assure customer safety. Natural gas service is on track to be restored to all affected customers by the end of the day.

Approximately 400 Unitil natural gas customers in the Dover area were without service today following a break in the line in the vicinity of Hawthorne Avenue. Gas service was shut off to the area in order to make the area safe for repairs. Unitil technicians went door to door to make sure all affected meters were turned off before repairs were completed.

Unitil takes a planned approach to restore natural gas service quickly and safely. To watch a brief, informative animation video of the restoration process for natural gas service please visit the Outage Center on Unitil’s website: http://www.unitil.com/restore.

“Gas restoration is a labor-intensive process which requires our technicians to go door-to-door,” Unitil Media Relations Manager Alec O’Meara said. “We appreciate the patience shown by our customers as we work safely and efficiently to restore service to customers.”

Natural gas leaks are usually recognized by smell, sight or sound. DO NOT use a lighter, use telephones, switch on/off appliances, light fixtures or even a flashlight in any area where you smell gas. These items can produce sparks that might ignite the gas and cause an explosion. AGAIN, if you suspect a natural gas leak, immediately move to a safe environment and call 911 or Unitil at its gas leak numbers in Massachusetts (888-301-7700), New Hampshire (866-900-4115) or Maine (866-900-4460).

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Unitil Corporation provides energy for life by safely and reliably delivering natural gas and electricity in New England. We are committed to the communities we serve and to developing people, business practices, and technologies that lead to the delivery of dependable, more efficient energy. Unitil Corporation is a public utility holding company with operations in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Together, Unitil’s operating utilities serve approximately 104,300 electric customers and 79,900 natural gas customers. Other subsidiaries include Usource, Unitil’s non-regulated business segment. For more information about our people, technologies, and community involvement please visit www.unitil.com.

 


For more information please contact:
Alec O'Meara

Media Relations Manager
OMeara@unitil.com
Phone: 603-773-6404

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