Atlantic City Electric
State Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-3rd), told Talk Radio 1210 WPHT midday host Dom Giordano that following the massive power outages from the storms on June 23rd, Atlantic City Electric (ACE) was “horrible” in comparison to PSE&G.
Thousands of homes and businesses are still in the dark in Gloucester County following last Tuesday’s storms, and officials in one township are calling on Governor Christie to do more.
The frustration remains high for many Atlantic City Electric customers, in the dark since last Tuesday.
Work continues to turn on electricity in South Jersey and some people are getting impatient.
Several South Jersey legislators want the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities to look into the response of Atlantic City Electric.
Persistent power outages continue to make life difficult for more than 200,000 people around the Delaware Valley and South Jersey.
High winds from last night’s storm knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of people, and many outages remain this morning.
The heavy winds and rain left thousands across the Philadelphia region without power Monday morning.
The Middle Township Police Department says they have been receiving complaints from business owners about a telephone scam.
“Scammers are telling customers that their electric bill is delinquent and will be shut off for non-payment unless the customer purchases a Green Dot MoneyPak,” said Freeholder Scot McCray.
Atlantic City Electric says about 10,000 customers are without power in Gloucester and Camden counties Monday night.
Atlantic City Electric announced it will be offering free trees to customers its Arbor Day Foundation Program.
PECO says they have restored power to more than 90-percent of people who lost power during Sandy, but still about 50,000 outages remain.
Many regional utilities are estimating that the last of their customers will be back online by Sunday.
A mandatory evacuation order has been added for parts of Bensalem, Pa.