Outage Prep Knowledge Check

Get ready and stay ready, all year long.

snapped pole
In February 2023, ice from Winter Storm Mara accumulated on power lines, adding enough weight to snap this utility pole in half. ©Austin Energy

It's hard to know when you might have a power outage. Austin Energy works year-round to improve resiliency and prepare for outage emergencies. You can take simple steps to be ready, too.

Answer the questions below to see how prepared you are and get tips in real time. Then get an email of your answers to help you remember your to-do items.

Date last reviewed or modified: 01/29/2024