Although our electric service is generally reliable, winter storms, summer storms, spring flooding, and other unpredictable weather events can lead to power outages. Please use the provided content below to stay safe and make sure you are prepared for inclement weather and possible power outages. 

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Flooding Safety

Read here to stay safe and prepared during a flooding event.

Generators 101

Read here to learn more about purchasing and using a generator.

How to test a sump pump

Sump pumps are essential to keeping your basement dry. Make sure yours is working properly before fl...
Remember to stay safe during flood conditions.
Prevent carbon monoxide poisoning in your home by following these simple steps.
Follow these steps to minimize your losses if your house floods.
Refrigerated or frozen foods may not be safe to eat after a power outage. Use these tips to minimize...

Winter storm safety

Severe weather can bring power outages and other emergencies, are you prepared?

Weather class: Blizzards

A blizzard is a big snowstorm, right? Learn what actually defines a blizzard and what you can do to ...

Food safety during an outage

What should you do with your food before, during, and after an outage? Find out here.

Generator safety

Learn how to use a generator properly with the tips provided in this infographic.
Is your power out but your neighbor's isn't? Here are three possible reasons why.
Learn how to keep your food cold during an outage and how long refrigerated food stays safe to eat.
Unexpected power outages can be frustrating and confusing. Here's what to do when the power goes out...
When an outage hits, learn what we do behind the scenes to restore power quickly and safely.

Summer storm safety

Think summer storms are harmless? Think again.
Spring can bring severe weather and flooding. Are you prepared to keep your home and family safe?
Storms and flooding can endanger your staff and damage your facility. Are you ready?
We want you to remain safe during severe winter weather, so consider these tips.

Power outage preparation

If your power goes out due to a winter storm, you might be in for a prolonged power outage as crews ...

Weather Ready: Winter Storms

Are you prepared for the next winter storm? Take these steps to keep your family safe and comfortabl...

Winter outage safety tips

Planning can often be the difference between life and death. Cass County Electric is ready for what ...
When considering which generator to buy, decide what you can’t live without when the power is out.
Three maintenance issues cause most generator failures. Focus on these, and you can save money and e...
We strive to deliver safe and reliable power to our members, and SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data...
Water damage in your home can be one of the most frustrating and potentially costly situations that ...

Springtime Rituals

There is no question our employees have an armor of steel to fight floods. Here are some measures we...
Extreme winter weather can lead to closed roads and power outages. Are you prepared?
The spring of 2009 for members of Cass County Electric Cooperative (CCEC) and the greater Fargo-Moor...