Street Light Outages

Street lights within Durham are owned, operated, and maintained by Duke Energy Company, Wake Electric, or Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation.

Duke Energy


To report street light outages in Duke Energy Company’s area:
  • Phone - call 1 800-777-9898 and follow the prompts to "outdoor lighting." Make the report for street lights, not security lights.
  • Online - Submit an online outage report

Wake Electric


To report street light outages in Wake Electric's area:
  • Phone - call either 919-863-6499 or 800-743-3155 and follow the prompts to "outdoor lighting." Make the report for street lights, not security lights.
  • Online - Submit an online outage report

Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation


To report street light outages in Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation’s area: