EEI’s member companies—America’s investor-owned electric companies—are working around the clock to keep the lights on and to help their customers and employees stay safe and healthy throughout the COVID-19 or coronavirus pandemic. They have activated their pandemic response plans and are focused on ensuring the safety of customers, communities, and crews. We are committed to powering through this crisis together.

Electric Perspectives | January/February 2021
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Electric Perspectives | September/October 2020
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September 17, 2020
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July 29, 2020
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June 26, 2020
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Electric Perspectives | May/June 2020
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May 11, 2020
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May 4, 2020
EEI Salutes our Nation’s Electric Company Workers
April 10, 2020
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April 2, 2020
Energy Talk In Depth: Focus on Electric Companies and COVID-19
April 2, 2020
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March 19, 2020
Helping Customers During This Time of Need: All EEI Member Companies Suspend Electricity Disconnects
Empresas eléctricas y planificación pandémica: Lo que deberías saber
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Helping Our Customers and Communities
Select a category below for examples of how EEI member companies in the United States and across the world are helping the customers and communities they serve, the first responders and healthcare workers who are on the frontlines, and their own employees who need extra support and resources during the COVID-19 crisis.
Helping Our Communities
Helping the Helpers
Helping Our Employees
U.S. Members
International Members
April 16, 2021
FirstEnergy Employees and Community Members Help Drive Out Hunger with Drive-thru Donation Event
April 9, 2021
PG&E Contributes $500,000 to Restaurant Resilience Fund to Strengthen Businesses for the Long-Term
April 1, 2021
DTE’s Energy Efficiency Assistance Program Helps 5,000 Customers in Need in 2020, Reducing Bills While Saving Energy
March 30, 2021
SDG&E Donates $200,000 to Help Local Restaurants
March 18, 2021
PG&E to Contribute $1.25 Million to Nonprofits Supporting COVID-19 Response
March 17, 2021
Atlantic City Electric Provides Nearly $62,000 in Customer Support Through its Good Neighbor Energy Fund
March 16, 2021
OG&E Donates $75,000 to Fund Mental Health Resources for Frontline Healthcare Workers
March 8, 2021
CenterPoint Energy Foundation Contributes More Than $500,000 to Support Hunger Needs Following Severe Winter Weather
March 2, 2021
Cleco Donates $5,000 to Manna House to Help Feed Those in Need
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