SEMCO warns of telemarketing scam

PORT HURON, MI — SEMCO Energy is warning its natural gas customers about possible telemarketing tactics that are making their way to customers.

The gas company has received numerous complaints from customers being called by people claiming to be with SEMCO Energy. The telemarketers offer to put SEMCO customers on a special rate, asking for customer’s account number and other personal information.

SEMCO Energy is asking customers to be mindful about sharing their personal information over the phone. If you have any questions, you can contact SEMCO Energy at 1-800-642-2019 or by e-mail at