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BY CAITLIN JOHNSTON AND JUSTINE GRIFFIN

Times Staff Writers

The lights are back for more than half of those who lost power during Hurricane Irma's trek through Florida.

But that's little consolation for the third of the state that remained without air conditioning or electricity well into the third day after the storm.

As of 6 p.m. Wednesday, just under 3.3 million energy customers were still in the dark as utilities were mounting one of the biggest power restoration effo

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