For Immediate Release
Programs Reduce Electricity Demand Due to Unseasonable Heat
For Immediate ReleaseJuly 29, 2002
At 3:45 p.m. today, Pepco activated its Kilowatchers Club programs to reduce demand for electricity this afternoon due to the region`s hot spell.
More than 207,000 residential customers volunteer to allow Pepco to cycle their air conditioners off-and-on periodically on weekday afternoons for no longer than six hours.
Other voluntary conservation actions Pepco requests at this time include:
Point of Contact:Makini Street