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Jun 26, 2023

ROC Solid Partnership

A nonprofit foundation that assists families facing pediatric cancer got a heartfelt charitable boost this month from employees at Community Electric Cooperative (CEC) and Prince George Electric Cooperative (PGEC). Sixteen volunteers (eight from each co-op) spent a Thursday morning conducting a “Ready Bag Packing Party” to support families whose children are afflicted with cancer.

ROC Solid Partnership

Jun 17, 2024

The Perfect App for a Worry-Free Summer Vacation

Summer vacations are for relaxing on the beach and soaking up the sunlight, not worrying about your electric bill. That’s why Prince George Electric Cooperative gives members access to an all-inclusive account management tool that they can access at their fingertips known as SmartHub. With SmartHub, thousands of members will have complete control to manage their account at anytime from anywhere this summer.

The Perfect App for a Worry-Free Summer Vacation

Jun 16, 2024

Co-op’s Concern for Community Shines Bright at Local Ball Field

This season’s games just got a little brighter and more efficient thanks to Prince George Electric Cooperative’s employees. In partnership with Mr. George Collins, Co-Chairman of the Wayne Harrell Memorial Field, several of the co-op’s line workers installed LED lights at the ball field in Waverly.

Co-op’s Concern for Community Shines Bright at Local Ball Field

Jun 7, 2024

Hurricane Season: Keeping you and your family safe

The Atlantic Hurricane Season is upon us and Prince George Electric Cooperative wants to make sure that when the worst happens, you and your family know what to do before, during, and after a storm.

Hurricane Season: Keeping you and your family safe

May 29, 2024

Secure your financial transactions with co-op’s automatic payment resources

Imagine relaxing on the beach, soaking up the sunlight, when suddenly you realize that you forgot to pay your electric bill. For some, this is a monthly concern, but for thousands of others, the co-op’s automatic bank draft and Auto Pay features minimize that fear.

Secure your financial transactions with co-op’s automatic payment resources

May 20, 2024

Co-op Directors Achieve Credentials in Electric Utility Competencies

WAVERLY, Va – Three directors from Prince George Electric Cooperative recently received the Credentialed Cooperative Director, Director Gold Credentials, and Board Leadership certificates from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.

Co-op Directors Achieve Credentials in Electric Utility Competencies

May 15, 2024

Make room for more décor: Clear your counter one bill at a time

Members are making more room for centerpieces and tabletop decor thanks to the reduction in paper mail sitting on their countertops. Your electric cooperative encourages members to consider going paperless for their monthly bill statements because there are better things to put on your counters.

Make room for more décor: Clear your counter one bill at a time

May 6, 2024

Local algebra teacher receives co-op’s Round Up for Education funds

Co-op urges local educators to apply.

Henry Adams once said, “A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” Teachers play a major role in sparking the interests of our future leaders. Their passion and dedication often inspire students to discover new things and pursue their dreams. On Teacher Appreciation Day, Prince George Electric Cooperative encourages us to reflect on the positive impact teachers have had on our lives that extends far beyond the classroom and participate in its Round Up for Education Program.

Local algebra teacher receives co-op’s Round Up for Education funds

Apr 29, 2024

Autopay helps members manage one of life’s essentials

Most members can relate to the monthly routine of writing out their expenses and mailing a check, heading to an establishment, or calling in their payment. While the co-op can’t eliminate your expenses, Prince George Electric Cooperative has helped more than 3,000 members seamlessly manage their payments with Auto Pay.

Autopay helps members manage one of life’s essentials

Apr 22, 2024

Earth Day: Celebrate and Save with Paperless and AutoPay

Earth Day is the annual observance that recognizes the importance of protecting the planet and its resources. Prince George Electric Cooperative wants to help you participate in the celebration on April 22 with clean initiatives that will also make your life easier.

Earth Day: Celebrate and Save with Paperless and AutoPay

Apr 8, 2024

Whatever it Takes: Powering Life, from a Lineworker’s Perspective

Lineworkers are ranked as one of the 10 most dangerous jobs in the country. The lineworkers at Prince George Electric Cooperative work rain or shine, in often challenging conditions to ensure you have reliable electricity. We’re celebrating Lineworker Appreciation Day on April 8, 2024 and we hope that you will join us in the celebration. The following column was written by Adam Ashmore one of our many dedicated lineworkers.

Whatever it Takes: Powering Life, from a Lineworker’s Perspective

Apr 1, 2024

No April Fools': Pay one set amount each month with budget billing

If your electric cooperative told you that you could pay one set amount for your electric bill each month, would you believe them? Well, Prince George Electric Cooperative offers members that option with its budget billing program – and this is no April Fools' joke!

No April Fools': Pay one set amount each month with budget billing

Mar 28, 2024

Cover all the bases this season with SmartHub

It’s the official Opening Day for baseball and whether the bases will be loaded when the first home run is hit this season or not, PGEC helps members cover all their account management bases with their PGEC SmartHub mobile app.

Cover all the bases this season with SmartHub

Mar 19, 2024

Spring into Savings: Top 5 budget-friendly tips to tame your electric bill

No need to rush out and upgrade your heat pump or buy all new appliances to reduce your electric bill this season! As we prepare for Spring, Prince George Electric Cooperative reminds members to consider the following simple and affordable steps to tame your energy use:

Spring into Savings:  Top 5 budget-friendly tips to tame your electric bill

Mar 17, 2024

Have some green in your pocket with autopay and bank draft this St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is one often filled with good luck charms, and all things green! For members like Dennis Hatch, some of that green includes the money she saves by avoiding late fees with AutoPay.

Have some green in your pocket with autopay and bank draft this St. Patrick’s Day

Mar 13, 2024

Co-op partners with local school for annual interactive Career Day initiative

When Southampton Academy parent Lexi Jones had the inspiration of a Career Day for their students, she did so with the desire to share the value of bringing in various professionals from the area to interact and impact children. Recently, Prince George Electric Cooperative employees had the chance to participate in the annual event to speak to more than 50 students about the co-op business model, potential careers, training, internships, and scholarship opportunities.

Co-op partners with local school for annual interactive Career Day initiative

Mar 10, 2024

Time is money: Save on both with bank draft and autopay

Today is the start of daylight savings time! Remember when you “lose” an hour of sleep, Prince George Electric Cooperative can help you gain some rest back when you set your monthly payments on autopilot. “Spring forward” into the convenience of one less thing that may keep you up tonight with the hassle-free automatic payments of bank draft and Autopay.

Time is money: Save on both with bank draft and autopay

Mar 6, 2024

Make a statement and go paperless!

Spring cleaning is upon us and as we prepare to say, “out with the old and in with the new”, don’t forget to add paperless billing to your to-do list! Prince George Electric’s paperless billing option remains a convenient way for members to access and electronically store their bills without the paper clutter.

Make a statement and go paperless!

Feb 14, 2024

Love is in the air and SmartHub savings can be in your pocket this Valentine’s Day!

Next to powering your life, Prince George Electric Cooperative loves saving members time and money! Let our love for making your life easier with these exclusive SmartHub member benefits be the perfect gift you never knew you needed this Valentine’s Day:

Love is in the air and SmartHub savings can be in your pocket this Valentine’s Day!

Feb 8, 2024

Score these Superbowl Savings if you’re hosting a party this year

Whether your team is playing this Superbowl Sunday or you’re just watching the game for the commercials, hosting a party is often a fun tradition. However, party expenses can add up as a costly side effect to the big game. But don’t fret! Your electric cooperative is here to help you save energy and money this Sunday.

Score these Superbowl Savings if you’re hosting a party this year
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