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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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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