Columbia, SC (WLTX) - With parts of the Midlands facing a potential of power outages, it's important to have emergency numbers to report a loss of electricity handy.
Here are the numbers for most of the major utilities in the Midlands.
•Phone: 1-888-333-4465. You can also report a downed power line at this number.
•Mobile:Visit www.sceg.com/mobile and clicking on storm center.
•Text: Register for SCE&G's text option online at www.sceg.com. Simply login to your account and look for the "Activate Text Options" under the "Account Options" feature and then follow the instructions. If you are experiencing an outage, simply text the word "OUT" to 467234 (gosceg).
Aiken Electric Cooperative:
Black River Electric Cooperative:
Broad River Electric:
864-489-5737 (Cherokee), 864-674-6123
Edisto Electric Cooperative:
Fairfield Electric Cooperative:
Laurens Electric Cooperative:
Lynches River Electric Cooperative:
Mid-Carolina Electric Cooperative:
803-749-6444 or 888-813-7000
Newberry Electric Cooperative:
Orangeburg Dept. Of Public Utilities:
Pee Dee Electric Cooperative:
Santee Electric Cooperative: