Much of lower Manhattan remains dark, as viewed from the darkened Manhattan side of the pedestrian walkway of the Brooklyn Bridge in New York, on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. Power outages plagued much of the New York area in the wake of superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)

Photo by: Craig Ruttle

Much of lower Manhattan remains dark, as viewed from the darkened Manhattan side of the pedestrian walkway of the Brooklyn Bridge in New York, on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. Power outages plagued much of the New York area in the wake of superstorm Sandy. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)