Crews responding to outage in Shaw area. As they work, updates will be available at 1-877-737-2662, bit.ly/1rbDAgF and on app.
Always assume downed wires are energized and avoid them. Report outages and downed wires by calling 1-877-PEPCO-62 or using our mobile app.
The weekend’s Winter Storm Jonas is being ranked among the snowiest on record in the Washington metropolitan area. We are pleased that our extensive investments to improve the reliability of our electric system paid off, with the system experiencing relatively few outages during this severe winter storm. We will continue to monitor post-storm weather and we remain ready to respond to any additional outages that may occur.
To repair underground equipment in Shaw, crews need to enter individual manholes which has increased the length of the restoration effort.