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5/23/06

Customers Experience Power Dip

If you noticed your lights dim for a split second, shortly before 10:30 p.m. Monday, you're not alone. Many viewers have asked NewsChannel 11 to explain the dip in power.

We contacted Xcel Energy. It turns out, there was an equipment malfunction at the Tuco substation near Abernathy. The system quickly rerouted power. There was no official power failure.

Work crews were on the scene within minutes and repairs were complete by about 10 a.m. Tuesday.

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