Electricity Supply Restored to 90% of North Attica Suburbs

February 18, 2021

ΑΤΗΕΝS — A total of 7,000 households are still out of power in North Attica suburbs due to the heavy snowstorm earlier in the week, said the power distribution network operator DEDDIE on Thursday.

Some 70,000 households and businesses across Attica Region were out of power on Wednesday. Power was restored to 90 pct of these Thursday afternoon, noted DEDDIE. Power has been partially restored in the Ekali, Dionyssos, Agios Stefanos, Kryoneri, Anixi, Drossia and Kalamos.

Residents who are still dealing with power supply problems can contact DEDDIE at 11500 or 211-1900500, on MyDEDDiE app, or on the company website at deddie.gr.



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