Power Outage in Forest, VA

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AppalachianPower
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(800) 956-4237 Report Online
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Southside Electric Cooperative
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(866) 878-5514 Report Online
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Dominion Energy
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(866) 366-4357 Report Online
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Town of Bedford Electric Department 
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(540) 587-6071
WestPenn Power
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(888) 544-4877 Report Online
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News

Broadband a moving target | Local News | theclarionnews.com

Broadband enhancement has become an agenda item taking center-stage at counties across rural America. The COVID-19 pandemic, aside from its obvious impact on the health and wellness of communities, has

Nov 15, 2022

Thousands of NJ residents lose power in Hunterdon, Somerset

Another 2,500 customers are out in Somerset County.

Oct 31, 2022

Greensboro neighborhood dealing with power outages after storm | FOX8 WGHP Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — Some people living in the Hamilton Forest neighborhood in Greensboro were without electricity and running water for nearly 72 hours. Around two dozen Duke Energy lineworkers restored the power in the community Monday afternoon. “We lose power very quickly, and it takes a while to get it back,” said Richard Ranieri, […]

Oct 3, 2022

North Carolina impacted by Hurricane Ian. Live updates on storm

Already, Ian has devastated parts of Florida and left damage in Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina as it now moves through central Virginia

Oct 2, 2022

100,000 Virginia customers lose power due to Ian | WSET

Strong wind from the remains of Ian contributed to thousands of Virginians losing electric service.

Oct 1, 2022

Report your outages:' Appalachian Power issues storm prep update ahead of Ian impacts | WSET

Appalachian Power issued a storm preparedness update on Friday afternoon. The power company said it is monitoring the path of Hurricane Ian.

Sep 30, 2022

Duke Energy showcases tech solutions to possible power outages Zoom In

Duke Energy on Tuesday demonstrated some of the new technologies that the company will use should Hurricane Ian knock out power to its customers.

Sep 27, 2022

Morning Notes | FFXnow

Sep 26, 2022

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Power went out twice from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. and from 10:45 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. at 2444 Colby Drive, Forest VA

Natalie Goold | June 27, 2022  

Power is out at 205 Poinsettia Drive, Forest MS

Bill Anderson | September 27, 2018  

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Power Outage FAQs

What is Power Outage?

Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.

What Causes Power Outages?

  • Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
  • Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
  • Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.

What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?

  • Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
  • Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
  • Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
  • Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.

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Forest, Virginia

City Forest
County Bedford
State Virginia (VA)
Country United States
Zip Codes 24551