Residential and commercial customers of MidAmerican Energy have reported receiving calls from impostors demanding immediate payment on behalf of MidAmerican Energy. The scam callers threaten to shut off power unless the customer makes an immediate payment over the phone with a prepaid debit card. Customers who receive a suspicious call should hang up and report it to their local police department or sheriff’s office. MidAmerican does not call customers demanding immediate payment by phone. To check your billing status, call MidAmerican. Or access your billing records online through My Account on the company’s website here.