Georgia ranks one of the highest states in lightning-related insurance claims.
For just $9.95 per month, SurgeDefender can help protect major appliances in your home.

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We can help protect against power surge damage

Georgia thunderstorms and lightning strikes can cause damaging power surges. Protect your home's major appliances with SurgeDefender from Georgia Power. Our SurgeDefender will give you peace of mind by helping to protect against power surges and causing thousands of dollars in repair or replacement costs for motor-driven appliances like your refrigerator, air conditioner, heat pump and washer and dryer.

With SurgeDefender, a state-of-the-art surge protection device is installed directly at your electric meter and is available for single-family homes, duplexes, condos and townhomes. Installation is fast and easy, typically takes less than 30 minutes, and in most cases you don't even need to be home.

Call 1-877-881-6560 to enroll today, or enroll online.


SurgeDefender Protection


Protect your valuable home appliances for only $9.95 per month, saving you from potentially paying thousands to replace appliances in the event of a power surge.

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Enrolling Is Easy!

  • If you own a single-family home, townhouse or condominium that's individually metered with 400 amp or less service and live in Georgia Power service territory, you are eligible for SurgeDefender.
  • Complete our simple online enrollment form or call us at 1-877-881-6560.
  • Once you enroll, we will schedule your SurgeDefender installation with a Georgia Power-approved field technician.
  • Only $9.95/month will be added to your monthly Georgia Power bill, making this an easy way to get peace of mind.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

SurgeDefender and interesting facts about lightning strikes.

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Service & Claims

Existing Premium Surge customer?
For service, terms and conditions, warranty or to file a claim, call 1-800-403-9980.

SurgeDefender customer? For service or to file a claim, call the number below. Click here for warranty information.


Maximum Protection for Minimal Cost

For just cents a day, you can protect your appliances with one of the best meter-based surge protection devices available. Repairing or replacing just one of your appliances would cost substantially more.

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