Solar energy is in the mix!

One year ago this week, Cooperative Energy energized its first half-acre 100kW solar sites in George and Hancock counties. The power that lights your life includes electricity made from natural gas, coal, nuclear, hydroelectric and solar resources. For more information on generation resources or solar visit cooperativeenergy.com and myelectriccooperative.com. SaveContinue Reading

Light the Moment

Make the most of every life moment by lighting them with ENERGY STAR certified LED bulbs. Only LED bulbs that have earned the ENERGY STAR label are independently certified to deliver high quality, save energy, and help protect the environment. An ENERGY STAR certified light bulb uses about 70 to 90 percent less energy and…Continue Reading

12 Days of Efficiency

The holiday season is finally here. We all enjoy this festive time with gifts, decorations, visits from family and friends, but the holidays can also bring in additional energy costs. Keep your energy bill in check with 12 Days of Efficiency Tips:Continue Reading

We need YOUR help!

NRECA Market Research is conducting a member satisfaction survey THIS week by phone and email. A small random sample of SRE members will be contacted. This confidential survey will help SRE explore members’ satisfaction and views on the service provided. The survey will take about 10 minutes. We appreciate your time and input in this…Continue Reading

Stay prepared this hurricane season

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Haiti today and all in the path of Hurricane Matthew.  Stay prepared this hurricane season. Now is the time to restock your storm preparedness kit and supplies. Visit SRE’s Storm and Outage Center on our website for readiness checklists, safety tips, supply lists, an evacuation guide and more.…Continue Reading

Co-ops Vote!

Electric cooperatives have launched Co-ops Vote, a non-partisan effort to boost voter turnout on Election Day. With November elections around the corner, we need your help. In 2012, voter turnout declined across the nation, but that decline was amplified in rural American where turnout dropped 18 percent. This election gives us a tremendous opportunity to…Continue Reading

Singing River Electric Sends Restoration Help to Florida’s Clay Electric Cooperative

Four Singing River Electric linemen are traveling today to Florida’s Clay Electric Cooperative to restore power outages caused by Hurricane Hermine. As of this morning, 34,000  of Clay Electric’s 170,000 member accounts are without power. Serviceman Kris Goss, Apprentice Lineman IV Glenn Hartley, Serviceman and Crew Leader Ty Evans and Lineman Tyler Barnett will arrive…Continue Reading

Singing River Electric cautions players of Pokémon Go to steer clear of substations, power lines

Singing River Electric warns players of the augmented reality game Pokémon Go to stay away from power lines, transformers and substations when playing the game. Singing River Electric encourages users to exercise extreme caution when playing this new global new phenomenon. Electric utilities cannot control where the Pokémon appear, making it important for players to…Continue Reading