Wilkes-Barre, PA – UGI Utilities – Electric Division (UGI) is currently experiencing several electric service outages, caused by a line of violent thunderstorms, affecting approximately 1,000 customers. UGI crews are currently in the field and are performing restoration efforts. Service restoration efforts will extend into Wednesday because of the extent of the damage.
UGI reminds customers and community members to be safe and to always avoid downed power lines.
Customers encountering downed power lines are advised to contact UGI immediately at 1-800-276-2722.
If you are a residential customer with special needs and have an emergency, please contact your regional 911 center. Special needs customers calling UGI to report an outage should identify themselves to the customer service representative. UGI can provide information to assist you in connecting to your local 911 center.
UGI Utilities – Electric Division serves nearly 63,000 customers in portions of Luzerne and Wyoming Counties