To report outages:
By text: Register for SCE&Gs text option online at http://www.sceg.com. Simply log in to your account and look for the "Activate Text Options under the "Account Options feature and then follow the instructions. Once you are registered, if you are experiencing an outage, simply text the word "OUT" to 467234
By phone: 1-888-333-4465
By mobile device: Report and check the status of your power outage online from your internet-ready mobile device or phone by visiting http://www.sceg.com/mobile and clicking on Outages and Emergencies.
Stay away from downed power lines.
Storms can cause tree limbs and entire trees to break and fall, sometimes taking power lines and even meter boxes down with them.
Always assume any downed power line you see is live and stay away. To report a downed line, call 1-888-333-4465.
Keeping customers safe and up-to-date with timely information is a top priority. Follow SCE&G on Twitter at @scegnews or on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/scegnews for the latest storm-related information and safety tips.