2018 Annual Meeting

Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative welcomed an estimated crowd of 5,000 to its annual meeting of members on Thursday.  A total of 2,715 members braved some rainy weather and registered for the event, which was conducted at the cooperative’s equipment facility in Pickens.

Budget Billing

Plan your monthly budget more easily with predictable power bills. Even though the amount of electricity you use can change with the seasons, your monthly bill doesn’t have to.  With Budget Billing, you pay the same amount each month, based on the average of your previous year’s usage.  This is a great way to plan your monthly budget more easily with predictable monthly power bills –
and it’s FREE!! 

Sign Up for Member Connections eNewsletter

Blue Ridge members can sign up to receive our monthly e-newsletter, Member Connections. Designed to share information with our members, the monthly e-newsletter will feature three or four topics of interest with clickable links to complete stories located on the Blue Ridge Electric website. Also included with each edition are links to the outage map, mobile app information, and an option to email questions. There may also be stories about community events or special observances throughout the year.

Co-op Solar Farm Begins Production

SINCE LATE 2016, representatives of your co-op have shared information with you regarding our community solar initiative. Blue Ridge and South Carolina’s 19 other cooperatives are in the process of creating the largest network of community solar installations in the state. With construction having been completed in July, members can view Phase 1 of the Blue Ridge Community Solar Farm on a site adjacent to Chastain Road Elementary School and the Pickens County Career and Technology Center. The farm is visible from U.S. Highway 123.

Home Energy Adventure

With winter bringing colder weather, electricity costs are increasing.
We know that saving energy means saving money, and having an energy efficient home does just that.
That’s why we released the Home Energy Adventure. 
Take the Home Energy Adventure tour below to learn about how you can save energy and money at home today!