Atlantic City Electric is monitoring a coastal storm that is expected to bring severe weather to our area this weekend. Strong winds and heavy rainfall may bring down trees and damage equipment, resulting in power outages for our customers. We are prepared for this event and have enhanced our staffing resources to best respond. Safety is our top priority. We urge customers to stay away from downed wires and other equipment. To report a downed wire, call 800-833-7476. Report and track outages through our mobile app or website at atlanticcityelectric.com/StormPrep.
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Customers encouraged to reduce electricity use for lower bills
MAYS LANDING, N.J. - With those hot, humid summer temperatures on the horizon, Atlantic City Electric reminds customers of ways to save on their monthly energy bill by reducing their electricity use.
The reminder to conserve energy to save money comes at a time when people are adjusting their thermostats to cope with the warmer temperatures.
"Hot summer temperatures can strongly impact monthly electric bills which is why we urge our customers to conserve energy and save money," said Robert Revelle, Atlantic City Electric Region Vice President.
Atlantic City Electric suggests the following ways for customers to save on their summer bills:
Atlantic City Electric encourages customers to visit www.atlanticcityelectric.com for additional information on saving energy and money in their home or business. The company also offers its customers Budget Billing, a fixed payment plan based on the customer's 12-month average bill, in which they can enroll either online or by contacting Atlantic City Electric Customer Care at 1-800-642-3780.
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 547,000 customers in southern New Jersey.