Unpredictable Power Outages Frustrate PA Residents

If you live in the Philadelphia area, you’re undoubtedly familiar with PECO – and there’s a good chance you’ve been through an unpredictable power outage or two as the provider scrambled to restore downed power lines. During the summer of 2015, unpredictable power outages following storms led to widespread frustration among Philadelphia-area residents, as reported […]

5 Lessons Learned from Super Storms

1. Our power grid is aging Due to the aging power grid serving Southeastern Pennsylvania, this area is more prone to power outages. As we continue to experience severe weather events, these power disruptions are likely to increase in frequency and duration. 2. Utility companies are understaffed When storms cause widespread damage to power lines, […]