Terms at a Glance

Normal - Ample supply of electricity.

Power Caution - Tightening supplies; further action might be needed.

Power Watch - Demand is high, please conserve.

Power Warning - Demand is very high, immediate action required.

Voltage Reduction - Utilities ordered to reduce voltage sysem wide.

Voluntary Load Curtailment - Utilities ask  larger businesses to voluntarily conserve.

Power Interruption Alert: Rolling blackouts.