Register for Text Messaging

There are two ways to register for NES TEXT.

Log into My Account

Register your mobile phone to report power outages via text message by logging into your online profile through My Account at and clicking on Text Alerts. You can register up to two mobile phone numbers for each NES account. Standard message and data rates may apply.

Customers without an online profile can create their profile here. You will need the following information to get started:

  • NES account number OR phone number tied to the account.
  • Meter number OR last four digits of the account holder's Social Security Number.

From Your Mobile Device

To register for NES TEXT directly from your mobile device, text "REG" to 637797 (NESPWR). Note: Your mobile phone number must already be tied to your NES account.

For more information, review our list of frequently asked questions.