Wake Forest Power News
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
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.
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.
Over 1,000 Wake Forest Power customers who live in and around downtown Wake Forest are without power this afternoon after a squirrel came in to contact with a transformer.
Affected areas include portions of Elm Avenue, Holding Ridge Subdivision, Pineview Estates Subdivision, South Main...Read more
Wake Forest Power is celebrating Public Power Week this week by releasing a new series of videos that highlights the efforts of electric utility employees.
Entitled "The People Behind Wake Forest Power," the four-part series features Tree Trimming Supervisor Jimmie Kearney, Electric...Read more
The Town of Wake Forest and Wake Forest Power are joining more than 2,000 not-for-profit utilities in celebrating Public Power Week Oct. 1-7. As part of this annual week-long celebration, the Town and Wake Forest Power will offer several special events and activities:
Public Power Week...Read more
As part of its long-standing tradition of assisting other public power communities during large-scale power outages, Wake Forest Power is sending 12 linemen and support personnel to Lakeland, FL to help with power restoration efforts after Hurricane Irma.
The crews, which left for...Read more
From now through mid-September Wake Forest Power tree trimming crews will be trimming trees and removing several crape myrtles along Stadium Drive in preparation for the Stadium Drive Complete Street Project scheduled to begin in 2018.
Wake Forest Power crews will also be relocating...Read more
UPDATE - Power has been restored to all affected Wake Forest Power customers.
Approximately 600 Wake Forest Power customers who live in and around downtown Wake Forest are without power this morning after a tree branch fell across power lines in the vicinity of the South Main Street and...Read more
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