CPS Energy crews to help Florida regain electricity

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SAN ANTONIO - CPS Energy is sending nearly 60 of its employees to help a Florida utility company restore power. The San Antonio crew will come to the aid of Jacksonville Electric Authority.

CPS officials say the move ensures they'll be here for us next time.

"We don't necessarily have hurricanes here in San Antonio, but we know if we had something to happen here in San Antonio, we can always reach out to our partner utilities and ask for assistance. So, what we do is we make sure we are there for them when they need us," said Nora Castro, CPS spokeswoman.

Even after Irma has passed through the Sunshine State, 59 of Florida's 67 counties are still having power outages.