IPL advises customers to Call Before You Dig
April 12, 2017
Indianapolis Power & Light Company (IPL), a subsidiary of The AES
Corporation (NYSE: AES), encourages customers who are planning outdoor
improvement projects or yard work that involve digging or construction to call
8-1-1 at least two full business days ahead of their scheduled start.
To ensure safety, you want to be sure you know where
electrical, gas and other utility lines are located on your property. Not only
will doing so avoid headaches and make your job easier, but you will steer
clear of potential utility outages, repair costs and serious or even fatal
IPL is a member of the Indiana Underground Plant Protection
Service (IUPPS), a free state-wide service that will notify your utility
companies to send representatives to the site and clearly mark the location of
their underground lines and pipes. If you do not complete your digging or
construction projects within 10 business days after the initial marking, you
will need to call back to have the utility lines remarked for verification.
Additionally, please visit IPLpower.com
to download our Right Tree Right Place brochure and look for tips to plant
smart with the utilities in mind.
About Indianapolis Power
& Light Company and AES:
Power & Light Company (IPL), an AES Company, provides retail electric
service to more than 490,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in
Indianapolis, as well as portions of other Central Indiana communities
surrounding Marion County. During its long history, IPL has supplied its
customers with some of the lowest-cost, most reliable power in the country. For
more information about the company, please visit www.IPLpower.com or connect with us at www.twitter.com/IPLpower, www.facebook.com/IPLpower or www.linkedin.com/company/IPLpower.
The AES Corporation
(NYSE: AES) is a Fortune 200
global power company. We provide affordable, sustainable energy to 17 countries
through our diverse portfolio of distribution businesses as well as thermal and
renewable generation facilities. Our workforce of 19,000 people is committed to
operational excellence and meeting the world’s changing power needs. Our 2016
revenues were $14 billion and we own and manage $36 billion in total assets. To
learn more, please visit www.aes.com. Follow AES on Twitter @TheAESCorp.
Indianapolis Power & Light Company
Office: 317.829.7737, Media Hotline: 317.261.5905