Delmarva Power has submitted to the Maryland Public Service Commission an application to adjust energy distribution rates and implement a multi-year plan. A public prehearing conference on this matter is hereby set for Wednesday, June 15, 2022, 10 minutes after the conclusion of the Maryland Public Service Commission’s Administrative Meeting, which begins at 10:00 a.m., in the Frank O. Heintz Hearing Room, on the 16th Floor of the William Donald Schaefer Tower, 6 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, Maryland. Any petition to intervene must be filed with Andrew S. Johnston, Executive Secretary, Maryland Public Service Commission at the aforementioned address, by June 13.
We are dedicated to preventing outages by investing in the systems that serve our customers. Explore several ways that we work to prevent outages, and learn how you can contribute.
Trees and vegetation coming in contact with energy equipment is a common natural cause of power outages. Delmarva Power invests millions each year to carefully prune trees to reduce the number of tree-related power interruptions. Want to learn more? View
Trees & Power Lines.
Delmarva Power is investing billions of dollars in the equipment serving customers, building a smarter, more resilient electric grid. This means safer, more reliable power. Visit
Smart Grid & Smart Meters and
Reliability Improvements for details.
You can help prevent outages by working and living safely around electrical equipment.
Dig safely: Understand how you can avoid damaging underground equipment when excavating.
Make smart planting choices: Use the proper guidelines when planting trees near power lines or transformer boxes.
Maintain the energy equipment you own: Understand which electric lines are your responsibility and how you can ensure they are working properly.
Report any potential issues: If you see damaged equipment or other potential hazards, please contact us immediately so we can investigate and make repairs before they result in a power outage or other issue.