Hydro One Adds Power Outage App
Compatible with iPhone, Android and BlackBerry devices, Hydro One is the first Canadian utility to offer customers a free, downloadable outage tracking app.
Laura Formusa, President and CEO of Hydro One sums it up: “Hydro One customers asked for this capability and we listened. By giving customers mobile access to check on power outages, we give them the information they need in a way they want to receive it.”
The app provides an interactive outage map, which is updated every 15 minutes. The map, searchable by address, displays both planned and unplanned outages. More importantly, if there is a power outage, crew status, estimated time of power restoration and cause, if known, will be displayed.
Also, the latest news from Hydro One will be delivered directly to your mobile device. To download the app, just search “Hydro One” on your smartphone or tablet’s application store. Further information is available at www.HydroOne.com.
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