EPB Warns Of Door-To-Door and Telephone Scams

Chattanooga, TN (September 3, 2014) – We want the community to be aware of a door-to-door scam involving people impersonating EPB Fiber Optics employees. We’re told two men have approached residents in the Black Creek Community, claiming other providers have merged and that EPB Fiber Optics is offering a discount for …

EPB Fiber Optics Delivers All Things SEC

Chattanooga, TN (August 1, 2014) – The countdown is on – 13 days – until the premier of ESPN’s newest addition, the SEC Network, on EPB Fiber Optics. The SEC Network is the all-access pass to the Southeastern Conference, launching August 14, 2014. It will be available to Fi TV Silver …

Watch CFC Play In National Championship Live With EPB Fiber Optics

Chattanooga, TN (July 30, 2014) – EPB Fiber Optics is offering the community exclusive live broadcast coverage of the Chattanooga Football Club in its final battle for the National Premier Soccer League National Championship. The game between the Chattanooga FC and the New York Red Bulls-Under 23 squad is scheduled for …

EPB Petitions FCC to Enable Local Broadband Choice

Chattanooga, TN. (July 24, 2014) – Today EPB announced that it has filed a petition to the FCC in an effort to respond to neighboring communities’ requests for access to the company’s gigabit enabled high-speed Internet service. EPB offers high-speed Internet access, video programming and voice services using a fiber optic …

Smart Grid Automatically Restores Power

Chattanooga, TN (May 13, 2014) - Power to about 32,000 homes and businesses in northern Hamilton County was restored twice this afternoon with remote switching using the community’s smart grid. At about 1:39 p.m. a TVA circuit that supplies EPB in areas west of the Tennessee River lost power. After power …

Helping neighbors is a breeze

Chattanooga, TN (May 2, 2014) – It’s that time of year again when EPB kicks off the Chattanooga tradition of helping our neighbors in need beat the heat that is just around the corner. With EPB Fan Fund 2014 now underway, giving back is a breeze because your $20 donation buys …

Chattanooga's EPB Issues Final Call for Gigtank Participants

Chattanooga, TN. (March 5, 2014) – EPB and The Company Lab (CO.LAB) are inviting entrepreneurs with applications in smart grid development to apply to Chattanooga’s summer business accelerator, GIGTANK. GIGTANK 2014 will offer participants in the smart energy space opportunities to build and test their applications using millions of data points …

EPB SECURITY ALERT: Scam using deceptive telephone tactics

Chattanooga, TN (February 27, 2014) – We are asking our customers to remain vigilant as some of them continue to be targeted by an ongoing nationwide utility scam. EPB imposters are calling our customers from phones that appear on Caller ID as 648-1372 EPB. Customers are told their service will be …

Smart Grid reduces impact of February 12 snow storm

Chattanooga, TN (February 19, 2014) – The community’s Smart Grid prevented an additional 40,000 homes and businesses from losing power during last week’s snow storm, resulting in a 52% reduction in weather related outages. During the three day event about 76,000 customers were affected, but the Smart Grid automatically restored 40,000 …

EPB, Customers Reducing Power Usage During Extreme Cold

Chattanooga, TN (January 23, 2014) - Due to the extreme cold, wind, and high demand for power, EPB is implementing measures to reduce its power usage and is requesting the same from others in the community. Additionally, several of EPB’s large industrial and commercial customers have reduced their nonessential power consumption …