Helpful Post-Storm Contact Info and Tips

May 16, 2018

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  • Call Eversource at 800-286-2000 to report an electric outage, or go online at Follow Eversource on Twitter (@EversourceCT) and Facebook (  Sign up to receive storm outage updates via text, email, phone call at
  • For gas leaks, call 877-944-5325



  • Falling branches and uprooted trees can become tangled with electrical wires and become energized.  Please stay clear and report any fallen trees or wires immediately.
  • If you use a generator, always operate it outdoors and as far from the house as possible. Keep it away from doors, windows and air vents to avoid carbon monoxide poisoning.
  • The symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning are similar to the flu. If you suspect carbon monoxide is present in your home, go outside immediately and breathe deeply; then call 911.


  • If you need additional assistance, call Connecticut’s toll-free Infoline, 211, for information, referrals and other services.