For Immediate Release
Utility Asks Customers to Prepare for Possible Outages
MAYS LANDING, N.J. - Atlantic City Electric is closely monitoring the development of a complex storm system that is expected to reach the region late tonight. The National Weather Service is predicting several rounds of mixed precipitation followed by strong surface winds, but no accumulating snow is expected.
Heavy rain and strong winds can weigh down tree limbs, bringing them into contact with power lines and causing power outages. Customers should report their outages to Atlantic City Electric by calling 800-833-7476.
Atlantic City Electric urges its customers to prepare for potential power outages and act to ensure their safety. Here are some tips:
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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.