How to Submit a Claim to SCE

If you have suffered a loss or damage due to recent service interruption, and believe we may be responsible, you may submit a claim. How to submit your claim >

We investigate and evaluate each claim individually, and our policy is to respond promptly.

Long Beach Update

At this time, the majority of customers have been restored. We will attempt to restore power to most of the 260 affected customers between 6:00PM and 10:00PM. Approximately 60 customers will remain without power overnight. The distribution center at Cesar Chavez Park will be open until midnight to pass out water, ice and flashlights, and will re-open at 8:00AM tomorrow.We encourage customers in Long Beach to make every effort to conserve use of electricity today as we continue to return the system to its full operational capacity. The safety of the public and our crews remain our highest priority. We thank the city of Long Beach for its cooperation and for the safety efforts of first responders in the Long Beach Fire and Police departments. Get the latest update >

Office & Home Electronics: Switch On Savings

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Plug into Savings

When it comes to saving power, how you use home and office electronics is key. These items, along with audio, video equipment, and small electronics,  can account for up to 20% of your home’s electricity use, but are often sold without efficiency ratings3. But, you can make simple changes in your daily habits that will add up to big savings over time.

Quick Tips

The Flat Truth

Did you know that plasma television screens generally use about 2 to 3 times more energy than LCDs to produce an image of the same brightness.4

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Monitor Energy Use

Reducing your computer monitor’s brightness is an easy way to save electricity in your home office.

Stop Energy Thieves

Unplug or turn off power strips for small electronics to minimize “phantom” energy use.

1Goorskey, S., Smith, A., & Wang, K. (2004). Home Energy Briefs: #7 Electronics. Snowmass, CO: Rocky Mountain Institute. Retrieved October 9, 2012, from 
2Ibid (p. 4).
4Katzmaier, D. & Maskovciak, M. (2010). CNET Energy Efficiency Guide: The Basics of TV Power. Retrieved October 4, 2012, from