Jun 12, 2013

    Customers asked to Prepare for a Significant Weather Event
    Mays Landing, N.J. – The National Weather Service predicts the potential for the Atlantic City Electric service territory to experience a significant weather event Thursday, including severe thunderstorms with heavy rain, damaging winds, large hail and possible tornadoes.
    Atlantic City Electric is carefully monitoring weather forecasts. We are sharing information with our mutual assistance partners and will request crews from other utilities as needed.
    At present, we have available internal line personnel and contractors already here working on our system performing reliability improvements. All Atlantic City Electric employees have a role during storms and are all gearing up for a response.
    We also are making outbound calls today to customers enrolled in our Emergency Medical Equipment Notification Program to alert them that they should review their emergency plans and make preparations now in case they lose power.
    We ask customers to:
    • Check their emergency supply kits and be prepared in case they do lose power.
    • Find tips on preparing for a storm on our website, atlanticcityelectric.com.
    • Report any outages to us by:
      • Calling 1-800-833-7476.
      • Visiting our website at atlanticcityelectric.com.
      • Using our mobile app, available for download at atlanticcityelectric.com/mobileapp.
      • Find additional information on Facebook at facebook.com/atlanticcityelectric and Twitter at twitter.com/acelecconnect.

    Atlantic City Electric, a public utility owned by Pepco Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: POM), provides safe, reliable and affordable regulated electric delivery services to more than 545,000 customers in southern New Jersey.