SCE cautions customers to stay alert against utility bill scam

SCE cautions customers to stay alert against utility bill scam

ROSEMEAD, Calif.,  – Southern California Edison (SCE) continues to advise customers to stay vigilant and learn to protect themselves from a telephone bill scam that demands immediate payment for allegedly past-due electricity bills. It’s getting costlier too since in April, SCE customers lost an estimated $27,000 to phone scams, an increase from $17,000 in March. Recently, an SCE business […]

01.06.2015 · Filled under: Services ·
SCE Celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

SCE Celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

ROSEMEAD, Calif. — Southern California Edison (SCE) today celebrates its business and community partnerships in the Asian community at its 10th annual Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month Celebration at SCE’s Energy Education Center in Irwindale. Ted Craver, chairman, president and CEO of Edison International, the parent company of SCE, will speak at the event, which brings together Asian businesses and community […]

05.05.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Services ·
Feb. 1 is deadline to apply for $1.2-M Edison Scholars Program

Feb. 1 is deadline to apply for $1.2-M Edison Scholars Program

ROSEMEAD, Calif. – Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), reminds high school seniors that there’s still time to apply for the 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program, which offers $1.2 million in scholarships to high school seniors planning to pursue college studies in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) fields. The application deadline is […]

23.01.2015 · Filled under: Local News, Offers, Services ·
The real treat should be a safe Halloween season

The real treat should be a safe Halloween season

ROSEMEAD, Calif., – The ghoulish decorations and costumes are a sure bet to scare up some fun this Halloween season, but much more frightening are the electrical and fire hazards associated with them. With this in mind, Southern California Edison (SCE) reminds its customers that a few simple precautions, especially with candles, decorations and costumes, can help ensure […]

30.10.2014 · Filled under: Environment, Services ·
Application period begins for $1.2-M 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program

Application period begins for $1.2-M 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program

ROSEMEAD, Calif.,  — Edison International, the parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), announces the application period for its 2014-15 Edison Scholars Program begins today and runs through Feb. 1. The $1.2-million program, which offers 30 scholarships valued at $40,000 each paid over four years, is for Southern California high school seniors with a 2.8 GPA or […]

13.10.2014 · Filled under: Offers, Promotions, Services ·
SCE reminds customers to conserve electricity during extended heat wave

SCE reminds customers to conserve electricity during extended heat wave

Round-the-clock use of electricity puts strain on electrical grid ROSEMEAD, Calif., May 14, 2014 − With a week-long heat wave peaking between today and Friday and triple-digit temperatures in many areas, Southern California Edison (SCE) reminds its customers of the importance of energy conservation. The heavy demand could also cause equipment failure, which could lead to outages for some […]

15.05.2014 · Filled under: Services ·
Show moms, grads your love but tie down those metallic balloons

Show moms, grads your love but tie down those metallic balloons

ROSEMEAD, Calif. – Sixty-six percent. It would be a great number in an election. Unfortunately, it reflects a one-month spike in power outages caused by metallic balloons. Since the month of May and its celebrations of Mother’s Day, graduations and proms has arrived again, Southern California Edison (SCE) urges its customers duringNational Electrical Safety Month to keep the balloons secured […]

08.05.2014 · Filled under: Services ·
Don’t blow it on Valentine’s Day, tie down your mylar balloons

Don’t blow it on Valentine’s Day, tie down your mylar balloons

ROSEMEAD, Calif. – Valentine’s Day is a day full of sweet sentiments, but Southern California Edison (SCE) reminds customers of a situation that can turn things sour fast: floating Mylar balloons. Helium-filled Mylar balloons, often given as Valentine’s gifts, can float into power lines and cause power outages or even downed power lines. The resulting outages can last from […]

13.02.2014 · Filled under: Services ·
Make Sure Safety is on the Menu This Thanksgiving

Make Sure Safety is on the Menu This Thanksgiving

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Nov. 21, 2013 — Thanksgiving Day is usually full of food, family and football. Southern California Edison (SCE) reminds its customers to add safety to the list since cooking fires are three times more likely on Turkey Day than any other day, according to the National Fire Protection Association. Cooking equipment, overloaded circuits and extension cords are […]

21.11.2013 · Filled under: Services ·
Application Period Begins for 2013-14 Edison Scholars Program

Application Period Begins for 2013-14 Edison Scholars Program

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Oct. 8, 2013 — Are you a high school senior planning to study science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields in college?  If so, you may be eligible for one of several $40,000 scholarships being offered by Edison International (EIX), parent company of Southern California Edison (SCE), which has announced the application period […]

16.10.2013 · Filled under: Services ·
Stay Safe While Preparing for and Celebrating the Holidays Southern California Edison Offers Tips to Avoid Injuries and Fire Hazards

Stay Safe While Preparing for and Celebrating the Holidays Southern California Edison Offers Tips to Avoid Injuries and Fire Hazards

ROSEMEAD, Calif., — As store shelves fill up with holiday lights and decorations, families and friends are preparing to celebrate the festive season. And as they get together to celebrate, Southern California Edison (SCE) has a simple message: don’t let potential fire hazards such as frayed cords and unsafe conditions like broken lights ruin the festivities. “During the holiday season, it’s easy […]

19.11.2012 · Filled under: Holidays, Services ·
Southern California Edison’s Equipment Being Flown to New York to Assist in Restoration Effort and Damage Repair from Superstorm Sandy

Southern California Edison’s Equipment Being Flown to New York to Assist in Restoration Effort and Damage Repair from Superstorm Sandy

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Nov. 1, 2012 — Southern California Edison’s (SCE) equipment is being flown to the New York area today to assist Consolidated Edison Company of New York, known as Con Edison, in repairing damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.  The U.S. Air Force is helping to transport 70-80 SCE vehicles from March Air Force Base in Riverside County. It […]

02.11.2012 · Filled under: U.S. News ·
Southern California Edison Sending Crews to Assist  in Restoration Effort and Damage Repair from Hurricane Sandy

Southern California Edison Sending Crews to Assist in Restoration Effort and Damage Repair from Hurricane Sandy

ROSEMEAD, Calif., Oct. 30, 2012 — Southern California Edison (SCE) will send about 170 employees and contractors to Consolidated Edison Company of New York, known as Con Edison, to help repair damage caused by Hurricane Sandy.  “During natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy, it is vital to provide whatever assistance we can to fellow utilities to help get the power […]

01.11.2012 · Filled under: U.S. News ·