(CMR) CUC has explained the mid-afternoon power outage that impacted most of Grand Cayman today was due to temporary equipment failure. The courage impacted people for most areas of the island including George Town, North Side and West Bay.
On Wednesday, August 19, 16,054 customers in various districts around Grand Cayman experienced interruptions to their electricity service between 1:37 p.m. and 2:15 p.m.
This interruption to service was caused by a loss of generation as one of the Company’s larger generating units experienced technical issues, which triggered a shutdown of other generating
CUC apologized for the inconvenience this outage caused.