Wake Forest Power News

UPDATE: Power has been restored to all 2,900 Wake Forest Power customers affected by an earlier outage. The cause was due to a faulty main breaker which is being repaired.

Several customers reported issues with the outage reporting component of the Outage Management System. Wake Forest...Read more

06/27/2018

Weather permitting, Wake Forest Power will temporarily interrupt electric service along Grayson Creek Drive, Keith Store Road and at the Food Lion, 161 Crenshaw Corners Dr., on Friday, June 1, at 5 a.m.

The outage is expected to last approximately one hour while Wake Forest Power crews...Read more

05/29/2018

The Town of Wake Forest and Kino Mountain Productions are two-time winners in the 2018 Telly Awards.

The 39 th Annual Telly Awards recognized Wake Forest and Kino Mountain as "Bronze" Telly Award winners for their Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department video, "Creating...Read more

05/22/2018

Hundreds of lineworkers from public power utilities across the country will gather in Wake Forest this Saturday, April 28, for the 2018 Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo. During the rodeo, participants will demonstrate how quickly and safely they can climb power poles, hang transformers, rescue...Read more

04/23/2018

Approximately 30 Wake Forest Power customers who live in the vicinity of South Main Street, between Ligon Mill Road and Rogers Road, are without power this morning after a UPS truck struck a transformer box along the 200 block of Alberbury Commons Court.

There are no reported injuries...Read more

04/04/2018

The Town of Wake Forest is partnering with the American Public Power Association (APPA), ElectriCities of NC and the North Carolina Association of Municipal Electric Systems (NCAMES) to host the 2018 Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo. The event is scheduled for Saturday, April 28, and will take...Read more

04/03/2018

Wake Forest Power has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2017. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (www.PublicPower.org), a trade group that represents more than 2,000 not-for-profit, community-owned electric utilities....Read more

03/27/2018

Wake Forest Power has been named a 2018 "Tree Line USA" utility by the National Arbor Day Foundation. The award acknowledges Wake Forest Power's commitment to proper tree pruning, planting and care.

This marks the fourth year in a row Wake Forest Power has earned the honor.

"Wake...Read more

02/19/2018

Wake Forest Power has a special gift for its customers - just in time for the holiday season.

Last week the Town of Wake Forest's electric utility began mailing the new Customer's Guide to Wake Forest Power...Read more

12/11/2017

The American Public Power Association (APPA) has chosen Wake Forest as the site of the 2018 Public Power Lineworkers Rodeo. The event will take place on Saturday, April 28, 2018, at 8 a.m. on property just north of Wake Forest's Holding Village at the end of South Franklin Street.

On...Read more

11/08/2017

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