NIPSCO Introduces Power Outage Alerts for Customers


NIPSCO customers can get information about power outages in the palms of their hands by signing up for NIPSCO Alerts. Information about estimated restoration time will be sent via text, email or automated telephone message. The utility does not charge for the service, but individual wireless carriers may charge for text and data usage. Customers with an online account can visit or call 1-800-4NIPSCO (1-800-464-7726) to sign up.

Outage information, including estimated restoration times, can also be found online at or from a mobile device. Information is also posted on NIPSCO’s Facebook page and Twitter feed.

Customers can report power outages online at or by calling 1-800-4-NIPSCO and following the automated prompts.