Power Outages - Update message 2:00 p.m.

This is an update message concerning ongoing electrical power problems that are affecting the main campus today, August 30, 2005. At approximately 1:15 p.m. the power was restored to the new electric substation servicing the main campus. The cause of these power outages has not yet been determined. MSU utility contractors are continuing to conduct diagnostic tests and analyses to make a final determination of the cause of these problems. Thank you for your patience as we work through these difficulties.