ComEd launches mobile app, online outage map

May 7, 2012 1:25:28 PM PDT
ComEd customers can now report an outage through a mobile app or find out if there's one in the area online.

The color-coded map at gives information about the size outage and how long it's expected to last. Information is updated every 30 minutes. ComEd is working on a mobile version of the map.

Also, a new mobile application allows users to reporter power outages and manage ComEd accounts with their smartphones.