The utility Pepco is seeking a $43.3 million rate hike in Maryland, the utility’s third requested increase in two years.
Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett says he’ll appeal the Maryland Public Service Commission’s decision to grant Pepco a $27.9 million rate increase and a new surcharge to improve grid reliability.
The massive outage spans from Adams Morgan to the National Mall.
If your power goes out here are the numbers you can call to report it.
A pair power outages in downtown D.C. has left thousands of people in the dark Thursday, officials say.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray said in his weekly radio address that moving up to 60 major power lines underground at a cost of $1 billion to prevent extended outages in the future is a good decision for the city.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray wants to move up to 60 major power lines underground at a cost of $1 billion to prevent extended outages in the future.
Only a few hundred Pepco customers are still without power after a huge outage affected the District and Prince George’s County Friday afternoon.
Pepco has launched a new upgraded streetlight reporting system to make reporting outages easier than ever before.
When Sandy first came on the radar last week, power companies had ample time to assemble emergency response crews.