Are there any power outages in MA?

Are there any power outages in MA?

You can report the power outage by: clicking on the electric company’s power outage map, or….View and report power outages.

Massachusetts Electric d/b/a National Grid outage map (800) 322-3223
Eversource West d/b/a Eversource Energy outage map (877) 659-6326
Unitil outage map (888) 301-7700

Why is my electricity gone off?

If your electricity cut out when you turned on a light switch or electrical appliance, this strongly suggests that your fuses have tripped. When fuse boxes detect a problem, such as an unusual power surge, residual current devices (RCDs) ‘trip’ and cut off the power supply to the rest of the house.

Why are so many power outages?

“The simplest explanation is that supply and demand got out of balance. The demand is quite high because of heating, and the supply is constrained by failures in the system and because of the weather.” Weather-related power outages happen in other places, and that isn’t unusual.

How do I report a power outage?

We offer multiple ways to report a power outage. Call 888-835-4672 to report an outage through our automated phone system or to speak with a customer service representative. You should have your account number and/or know the name and address on the account.

How to report a power outage?

Call 1-800-448-2383

  • The Blue Ridge Energy Mobile App
  • text OUT to 70216 anytime to report an outage.
  • What if there is a power outage?

    A power outage will most likely interrupt your home’s heating and cooling if you don’t have a backup generator. If it’s cold, dress in layers and use extra blankets. If it’s dangerously hot, either run a battery-powered fan or drive somewhere cool, like a library. Many homeowners have questions when a power outage hits.