Who should be notified when an emergency occurs on the job site?
PECO's emergency hotline, 1-800-841-4141, is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
What is an Electric Service Application?
This is a form PECO requires the customer or contractor to complete to request new service or make any major upgrade or changes on your electric or gas equipment. This form should be filled out at the earliest indication PECO work may be required. Early notification will provide PECO the best opportunity to meet your needs. If you have any questions concerning your application you can always contact your New Business Services organization.
How do I get an Electric or Gas Service Application?
You can complete an Electric Service Application or Gas Application at Partners and Business > Service Request.
Who should be contacted when a new electric or gas service is required for an existing residence?
Please contact the PECO New Business Services organization to request electric or gas service for an existing residence as well as all requests for gas and electric service for commercial properties.
Is an Underwriter's Inspection Certificate form required before an electric meter is installed?
Yes. The Underwriter's Certificate must be on record with PECO before setting a meter or energizing service.
Is there a cost to provide temporary electric service?
The charge for installation and removal of a temporary service can vary depending on the facilities available to satisfy your requirements. Contact your New Business representative for information about temporary electric service.
Is there a charge to relocate PECO electric and gas facilities?
Yes. Typically, the cost for this type of work is incurred by the requestor in accordance with the PAPUC tariff.
Is there a charge for gas service and/or gas main extensions?
Where can I find an electrical underwriter?
TheState of Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry has a list dependent Electrical Inspection Agencies that are accepted by PECO Energy. UCC qualification of individual inspectors can be verified on the public web site.
NOTE: There are numerous Independent Electrical Inspection Agencies in the surrounding area that can be contacted to perform Electrical Inspections for the introduction of service. The company does not assume any responsibility for the customer’s wiring or equipment, or for any loss or damage that may result from any defects that may exist in the customer's wiring and equipment.