Typhoon Ulysses caused power interruption to millions of Meralco customers


Typhoon Ulysses have extremely hit areas areas of Central Luzon, Metro Manila, and Calabarzon. This caused floods, evacuation, and unsurprisingly, power interruptions.

It’s been reported that about 1.9 million or 27 percent of Meralco customers experienced power interruption as of Thursday noon.

In a statement, Joe Zaldarriaga, Meralco’s head of corporate communications, said that they are putting all efforts to restore power as soon as possible despite the constraints faced. They assured customers that they are working round the clock to bring back power supply to those who lost it because of the typhoon.

Earlier, it’s said that about 3.8 million or 56 percent of its customers have experienced power interruption.


The power company advised its customers to reach them through Facebook, Twitter, or SMS and report power issues. For mobile, you can reach them through 09209716211 for Smart, 09175516211 for Globe, and 09257716211 for Sun subscribers.

Subscribers are encouraged to include important details such as the account name, service ID number, exact address, contact person, and the nearest landmark for faster service.


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