To report a power outage or emergency call 540-231-6437. If you are calling after normal business hours select option one or stay on the line to be connected to the Virginia Tech Police Department, who will contact the proper Virginia Tech Electric Service personnel to investigate the power outage or emergency.

Life support medical equipment

Should a power outage occur, the Virginia Tech Electric Service will work restore power as quickly as possible. Homes with a registered life-sustaining device (prescribed by a licensed physician) are of the utmost priority. If someone in your home uses such a device, please make sure you have registered with our office. Written certification from your doctor may be required. 


Virginia Tech Electric Service
601 Energy Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061



Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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