If the lights or electrical equipment go off, first try to determine the cause. Is it an outage in your area, or a problem with your own breaker?
When there's a power outage, we know how important it is for you to have the most current information as possible. Power outage alerts will inform you:
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If it’s not an outage in your area, you’ll need to check your breaker and make sure you:
IMPORTANT SAFETY PRECAUTION: At no time should you open any part of FortisAlberta equipment to open your breaker. If it seems you need to open something, you’re probably at the transformer. Do not open anything! Locate your meter, that’s where the main breaker will be.
If you’re unsure about the location of your meter, you can call 310-WIRE (9473) for help.