Lights on, Lights Out Along H Street Corridor

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    Power has been restored to the residential block of 12th Street Northeast that's been in the dark this week, but now the lights are out on H Street between 12th and 13th streets, News4's Chris Gordon reported.

    The outage is affecting several businesses. Dozens had to close Thursday afternoon.

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    Temperatures were down, but the humidity was up and the heat has led to more power problems.

    Shortly before 6 p.m., Pepco reported power had been restored.

    Pepco has had problems restoring power to the H Street Corridor in part because of homeowners making property improvements, Elliot Francis reported on WAMU 88.5.

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    Heat takes its toll in northeast Washington, where businesses along H Street are now without power.

    Pepco spokesman Clay Anderson told WAMU that homes in the area use an increasing amount of electricity.


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