Power outage alerts are a service provided by some utility companies, allowing consumer to sign up for the alert service and, in the event of an outage, receive a text message, email or phone call with detailed informati... More » Business & Finance Industries

Oncor offers a power outage map on the company's official website. This map shows the locations of power outages and the number of customers affected. The map can also display power outage information by county. More »

Prepare for electrical outages by putting together a basic emergency preparedness kit, keeping the car's gas tank filled and keeping cell phones fully charged. Have flashlights with fresh batteries for light and avoid th... More » Home & Garden Home Maintenance Electrical
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