The company said the work is progressing as planned and it would be completed by end of the day today in all but a very few locations with the most severe damage or where flooding occurred.

Crews working in Central and Eastern Virginia have been deployed to Northern Virginia where the storm’s impact was greatest.

The firm’s staff, retirees, contractors and crews from other companies are fully engaged in restoring power. Over 320,000 customers in Virginia were affected by storm-related outages.

Dominion, which as a portfolio of about 27,400MW of generation, serves retail energy customers in 15 states of the US.