Don't complain about your power outage times to a Lineman's wife and don't come to my house demanding your power restored!
PPL Electric Utilities uses smart grid technology that includes pole-top sensors to detect power outages, a central computer that quickly analyzes the problem, and remote-control switches that reroute power and restore customers to service. See VIDEO. If you still need to be alerted when power fails, use iSocket 3G for power outage notifications by SMS or call. #SmartGrid #PowerOutage #iSocket3G
If a tub of Crisco burns for 45 days as a candle, why in the hell would you add that kind of fat to your food? (Crisco Candle for emergency situations. Simply put a piece of string in a tub of shortening, and it will burn for up to 45 days.
Technical Glitches? a power outage in DC: The New York Stock Exchange, United Airlines and the Wall Street Journal all suffering what have been termed 'technical glitches' a power outage in DC, a SNAP EBT card snafu and a huge portion of the NY Subway system being shut down. Cyber-attacks were likely NOT responsible? Oh Really? A taste of things to come. What are people going to do when the EBT debit cards are shut off permanently? FEMA camps and food panic come to mind. posted on July 8…
Stay up-to-date with PPL Alerts These alerts can help you manage your account, alert you of an outage and could help you save energy. For example, a high electricity use alert can be an early indication of a problem with equipment in your home. The alert won’t tell you what is causing the high use, but you can troubleshoot based on this information. #ThePPLWire