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Reporting Street Light Outages Has Never Been Easier

Pepco has launched a new upgraded streetlight reporting system to make reporting outages easier than ever before.


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Quick Response to Power Loss Attributed to Lessons Learned

When Sandy first came on the radar last week, power companies had ample time to assemble emergency response crews.


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Pepco Crew Helps Rescue Child From Burning Home

An alert Pepco crew has rescued a three-year-old child from a burning home in Upper Marlboro.


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Pepco Employees Reject Contract Offer Resoundingly

Pepco is bracing for the shock of an employee strike after the union representing the electric company’s employees shot down its contract offer Wednesday.


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Pepco Rates Increasing in D.C. as Threat of Worker Strike Looms

Pepco customers in D.C. will soon be paying higher rates. The D.C. Public Service Commission approved the rate increase Wednesday afternoon.


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BGE, Dominion, Pepco Not Waiting Around For Storm To Hit

With warnings of potential derechos and tornados swirling around, it seems the power companies are learning to head the storm at the pass.


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Reston Neighborhood Hit Hard By Weekend Storm

Saturday’s storms in wreaked havoc on the D.C. area after possible tornado funnels toured the region, uprooting trees and knocking out power for thousands.


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Hurricane Isaac Pulls Almost 500 D.C. Utility Employees Down To Florida

Residents of the D.C. Metropolitan area should be hoping they don’t experience any major power outages in the next few days, with Dominion power short over one hundred employees.


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Heavy Rains Wash Out Electricity In Maryland

Power outages had utility company employees working overtime this weekend after heavy rains wiped out electricity for many Maryland residents.


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Pepco, BGE File Giant Losses From Week Following First 24 Hours Of Derecho

Pepco and BGE are no longer billing customers for most of the time they were without power during the 2012 derecho storm, and the result for them is massive reported losses.