The Utilities District Western Indiana REMC issued a press release Friday regarding the installation of equipment in certain areas.
According to the press release, "Duke Energy has changed the date for installing equipment on incoming Duke transmission lines, which will affect Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC members residing in the Clay County, Perry Township and surrounding areas."
The release continues, "The event will occur on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. Members will experience approximately a two-hour electric outage starting at 6 a.m. Installation of the new equipment should help to reduce the frequency and duration of any future outages in the area. We apologize for any inconvenience it may cause."