Welcome to REC's Outage Center. Find all of the information you need about current power outages, preparing for power outages, the restoration process and more.
See current outages by location on REC's interactive outage map.
Review the list of current outages by locality.
Outage Text Alerts
REC now offers outage text alerts. Sign up to be notified during an outage.
Learn how to prepare for power outages before they happen.
This is the process REC follows to restore your power
See clips of our efforts from past storms.
View answers to common questions.
REC is always working to reduce blinks.
Learn how to use a generator safely.
If you prefer to report your outage by phone, please call:
• Toll-free - 1-800-552-3904
• Blue Ridge - 540-622-2001
• Bowling Green - 804-633-5011
• Culpeper - 540-825-8373
• Fredericksburg - 540-898-8500
Your call is important. Please provide the information requested by our automated system, or you can hold for the next available customer service professional. The information you supply will help us in our efforts to promptly restore electricity.