Write these down now, while you have power!
If you are experiencing a true emergency, always call 9-1-1. If you see power lines down, you should always assume they are live and stay away from them and any wet ground near them.
For power outages, do not call 911, call the following numbers:
Duke Energy Progress: 1-800-POWERON (800-769-3766)
Wake Electric: 919-863-6499 or toll free 800-743-3155, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Louisburg Electric Services: Electric system emergencies such as power outage, line damage, blown transformers, and other emergency occurrences should be reported immediately to the business office at 919-496-4145. Emergencies occurring after normal business hours (5 p.m.) should be immediately reported to the Louisburg Fire Department, 919-496-4290.
Wake Forest Power: To report power outages or emergencies, such as downed power lines, on weekdays between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m., call 919-435-9570. For all other times, including nights, holidays and weekends, call 919-554-6724. Wake Forest Power employees are available 24-hours-a-day to respond.