NEW: CenterPoint Energy states power outages ‘could last several more days’; more than half of customers still without power
CenterPoint Energy’s outage tracker shows that more than half of its customers are still without power as of the evening of Feb. 16. (Screenshot courtesy CenterPoint Energy)
“Due to the continued issues with power generators’ ability to produce electricity, CenterPoint Energy’s customers need to be prepared to be without power, potentially for the duration of the generation shortage event, which could last several more days,” the release states.
The state’s power supply has fallen short of demand. As such, the outages that have resulted are lasting longer than previously…