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SRE - Watching Florence

Although it’s still too early to predict how Hurricane Florence will affect us, it is never too early to be prepared. Recent forecasts indicate parts of Georgia may be affected by high winds and possible widespread power outages.We have materials stocked and all SRE crews are ready to respond to any issues. If Southern Rivers Energy does experience any outages, our crews will begin restoration as soon as conditions safely allow. We urge you to report outages using the Outage Hotline, 866-244-4890, not on social media.

SRE Celebrates 80th Anniversary and FDR's Barnesville Visit

Southern Rivers Energy is celebrating its 80th Anniversary in conjunction with the 80th Anniversary of Franklin D.

Operation Round Up Grants Awarded

Congratulations to the our recent Operation Round Up grant recipients. The following is a list of recipients who have recently received grants. The Trust Board meets and reviews applications every other month. Donations to the program are not granted for general operating expenses or utility bills.

Outside Temps Affect Electric Bill

...Even if You Don't Touch the Thermostat

Avoid the Big Green Box - Stay Safe Around Pad-mounted Transformers

Maintain the Safe Zone Around Pad-mounted Transformers
By Derrill Holly

Co-ops to Congress: Fund Rural Broadband

Congress has a good opportunity this year—actually, more than one—to jump-start rural economies and promote rural broadband deployment. The Trump administration and lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have expressed support for funding rural broadband to help bridge the digital divide, so the political climate is right for striking a deal that makes a significant down payment toward this goal.

Southern Rivers Energy Proudly Announces the 2018 SRE Trust Scholarship Winners

Southern Rivers Energy and the Southern Rivers Energy Trust, Inc. awarded $15,000 in scholarships to five local students. This year the Trust received 36 qualified applications from across the nine-county service territory to be judged blindly by a scholarship panel made up of retired teachers. Applicants were evaluated on the core values that Touchstone Energy Cooperatives, like Southern Rivers Energy, incorporate in their business model: innovation, integrity, accountability and commitment to community.

Low-interest loans available for ENERGY STAR®-rated equipment

Did you know that our partnership with Georgia EMC Federal Credit Union gives you the opportunity to apply for a low-interest loan for ENERGY STAR®

Be prepared for winter storms

When winter temperatures drop and storms hit, it can be challenging to stay safe and warm. Winter storm severity varies depending on where you live, but nearly all Americans are affected by extreme winter storms at some point. Southern Rivers Energy cares about your safety, and we want you to be prepared.


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