Getting robocalls from 'Emily?' Here's how to stop them.
Have you been getting robocalls from Emily, a clumy customer service representative with a headset problem? Here's how you can make them stop.
United Power Cooperative
Power lines carry high voltage electricity and can be deadly. Always assume that utility lines are “live” – or energized – and keep far away from them. Be especially attentive after wind, ice, or heavy snow storms when wires may have fallen to the ground Never let children climb a utility pole, a tower, or a tree near power lines. Kites or balloons that contact power lines can cause shock or fire, so fly them away from overhead lines. NEVER play on, sit on, or climb on electrical equipment of any kind. When carrying and using ladders and other long tools, keep them at least 10 feet away from all overhead lines – including any lines from the power pole to your home. Look up before raising a ladder or pole to verify…
How to Maintain Your Tankless Water Heater
If mineral build-up is affecting your tankless water heater, follow these instructions to have it working good as new again.
How the Power is Restored
At Jackson EMC, we know you count on us to keep the lights on. And we work hard to make that happen. When outages occur, we work to restore your power as quickly and safely as possible 1. Smart meters report outages 24/7, but we still need members to report outages when they see or hear something that helps us identify the cause of an outage. Report outages online or call 1-800-245-4044. 2. System control is monitored around the clock by coordinators who manage the service for all 220,000+ meters. Once we learn about an outage through smart meters, the SCADA data network connecting our substations and circuits or member reports, these technicians can restore service to some areas using remote switches. They also dispatch line crews to repair damaged lines. 4. Transmission…
How Yayoi Kusama, the ‘Infinity Mirrors’ visionary, channels mental illness into art
The 87-year-old internationally renowned artist is about to have two major retrospectives of her work.
Hot Weather Energy Conservation Tips
When the heat threatens to break the thermometer, it doesn't have top break the bank. Follow some simple hot weather conservation tips to save energy and keep cool.
How do solar panels work?
View full lesson: ed.ted.com/lessons/how-do-solar-panels-work-richard-komp The Earth intercepts a lot of solar power: 173,000 terawatts. That’s 10,00...
Piedmont Electric’s PrePay Program
What if you could buy energy before you use it, just like putting gas in your car? The PrePay program allows participants to avoid deposits and monthly bills, customize their payment schedule, purc…
Cleaning Between the Oven Door Glass
Quickly and easily clean between your oven glass with no tools.
Electrical Safety Tips
TEP provides safe, reliable power to Tucson residents...and more.