A little preparation goes a long way when it comes to comfortably surviving a power outage.
Food Safety Tips During a Power Outage
You may have a store of flashlights, batteries, candles and matches— but have you given any thought to the perishables in your refrigerator?
How to Protect Your Property During a Power Outage
Here's how you can protect your home and personal belongings during a power outage.
Power Outage Survival: Generator Safety Tips That Can Save Your Life
Having a generator in case of an emergency may bring peace of mind, but knowing how to operate one safely before it is actually needed is vital.
What Causes Power Outages?
We’ve all been there. You’re simply going about your day when—BAM—the power goes out. The weather’s fine, so what’s the deal Believe it or not, there are many reasons you could be out of power, aside from bad weather. Anything from a curious critter to human error could be the cause. Read on to find out all of the elements that can affect your power supply. Weather Weather is probably the most well-known reason for power outages. It’s also the most common. According…
What to do During a Power Outage
The spring season means warmer weather, sunshine, blooming flowers, and people trading pants for shorts. Another occurrence of spring: storms. Lots of them. These storms are great to help give our plants water and keep us out of a drought. On the negative side, sometimes these storms can cause temporary power outages. To make the situation easier and as safe as possible, here’s some information on what you can do during a short term power outage First things first, check out the window…
Are Solar-Powered Batteries the Answer to Power Outages?
Over the past few years, several wildfires have been blamed on power lines downed during periods of low humidity and gusty winds, which typically occur in the fall. The 2018 Camp fire, sparked by downed power lines, was the deadliest in California history, claiming 85 lives and causing more than an estimated $16 billion in damages.
Power outage effects Uptown, South End Charlotte
Nearly 7,000 Duke Energy customers were without power in parts of Uptown and South End Charlotte Thursday.
How to tackle power outages in the food, beverage industry
Easy-to-install thermal energy storage technology can be employed to optimize energy savings day after day, while also making grocery stores more resilient during those critical times when they would normally be left in the dark.
How to report and check the status of power outages
Dominion Virginia Power and Rappahannock Electric Cooperative power outage tips.
How to Prepare for a Power Outage
Flashlights Unless your power goes out during the day, flashlights are a necessary to keep around the house in order to see during a power outage. Have lots of batteries stored, and if you can purchase the flashlights powered by you cranking it. Food Keep a nice pile of non-perishable dry foods in a easily reachable spot. The food in your refrigerator will...
Business Power Outage Tips
Power outages due to stormy weather, other natural disaster or technical malfunctions in power system can disrupt any commercial or business operations. Loss of electricity in company buildings and business establishments means no lights or power to run electrical equipment which is critical in business procedures. It’s important to be prepared for power outages and to have power restored as soon as possible to ensure business…
Power outage preparedness tips
The Lake Christine Fire is quickly moving towards power lines. This means people in the area need to be prepared for power outages.
The Power Outage Survival Guide
When you're struck by a blackout, brownout, or sudden power surge, follow these tips to safeguard your home's electronics and appliances—and your family—until the lights come back on.
How To Prepare For A Power Outage
How To Prepare For A Power Outage Being left in the dark during a power outage can be frustrating at best. If you experience a power outage during severe weather, you may find yourself in a life threatening situation. That's why it's important to know what to do if you lose power. One of the best things you can do is be proactive so you're ready no matter what the circumstances are surrounding your power outage. Here's how to prepare for a power…
What to do in a Power Outage!
First thing is first, check whether the power outage is limited to your home. If your neighbour has power check your circuit breaker panel or fuse box. If it turns out the problem is not due to the breaker panel or the fuse box, check the service wires leading to the house. If it is …
How to prepare for a power outage
The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio is reminding consumers of important outage preparation information.
Power Outage Safety Tips
Power outages are short- or long-term loss of electric power.
How to Prepare for Power Outages
It's officially wildfire season and as we've seen in recent weeks, there have been planned power outages throughout the area. Karma is out in Rancho Cordova learning some tips on how to prepare. Visit Melanie's website for more information:
Planning for a Power Outage
Losing power to your home isn’t simply an inconvenience; it can seriously threaten the safety and security of your family. When your home’s power supply is shut off, either from a grid overload or a natural disaster (like heavy ice or extreme wind), it can cause mild panic in the minds of the homeowner.