You can use your account number to report an outage using our Outage Reporting Form, or you can call 1-877-737-2662.
You can check the status of an outage with the Outage Reporting Form. Please check to make sure your current telephone number is displayed on your Pepco account so that our automated Outage Management System (OMS) system can identify you and record your outage when you call. You can update your information by calling 202-835-1007.
Please do not touch the wire, since it could still be live and dangerous to your safety. Contact us immediately at 1-877-737-2662 or 202-872-2369.
We restore equipment in the following order:
Please see our Report an Outage or Safety Hazard page for more information.
If you or someone you know uses life-support equipment that requires electricity to operate, identify a location with emergency power capabilities and make plans to go there or to a hospital during a prolonged outage. If you have not done so previously, please contact our Customer Care Service Center at 202-833-7500 to enroll in our Emergency Medical Equipment Notification Program or click here to learn more.