Delaware Electric Cooperative Issues a Beat the Peak for Today


BEAT THE PEAK ALERT! The Delaware Electric Cooperative has issued a Beat the Peak for today, August 27 between 3 and 6pm. Temperatures are expected to be very warm which will have people boosting their AC during this peak time – when the co-op would be purchasing more expensive energy. You can help Beat the…

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Planned Choptank Outage for Part of Ocean Pines Tuesday Night


Choptank Electric Cooperative has a planned power outage this week for certain areas of Ocean Pines. The outage¬†is scheduled to begin¬†on¬†Tuesday, May 15 at 11 p.m.¬†and end¬†on Wednesday, May, 16 at¬†5:30 a.m. According to Choptank Electric Cooperative, the outage will affect 312 members who are located along Paca Court,¬†Mercers Way,¬†Yacht Club Drive,¬†Mumford‚Äôs Landing Road,¬† Baybreeze…

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UPDATED: Power Outages Friday


Fortunately power outages have been few, but the wind has been an issue for residents along the coast. Delmarva Power – RESOLVED – Bishopville – About 5 residents without power on St Martins Neck Road south of Tingle Lane.¬† The outage is under evaluation with estimated restoration around 10am. RESOLVED – Hebron – about 5…

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UPDATED: Scattered Power Outages on Delmarva


There are scattered power outages in Sussex and Worcester County – Delaware Electric Cooperative – RESOLVED – About 265 without power west of Bridgeville since just before 6am – crews are on the scene. Outages are the result of accident with pole and pole broken. Estimate restoration between 8 and 10am ALL RESOLVED –¬†Scattered outages…

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UPDATED: Power Outage in Ocean Pines & Berlin Areas


UPDATED – 12:15pm – The power is coming back to residents in Ocean Pines and the Friendship area of Berlin.¬† Choptank Electric officials on their Facebook page say the heavy load for lights and heat caused a breaker to open.¬† Power is being restored a little at a time, but should be restored to everyone…

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