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Your exclusive benefits are here!

Welcome to Co-op Connections!  This free program provides co-op members with discounts on everyday expenses, and if you’re a member, you should be receiving your card any day now. To find all the places where you can save, simply go to http://www.connections.coop and enroll today! There are local and national savings in tons of locations.

Here are just some of the ways you can save money – Enjoy! 
• Co-op local deals to save money in and around your community
• Healthy savings discounts for prescriptions, dental and more
• Cash Back online shopping at over 3,000 retailers
• Hotels savings at over 400,000 hotels
• Save 10% on all concerts, sports events, and theaters
• Insurance savings to protect your family
• National discounts to help you save money wherever you travel

Don’t forget to download the free mobile app to take the savings with you and redeem savings at point of sale.

Go Beyond the Card and find all the ways to save! Thank you for allowing us to serve you!

Calling all high school juniors! Apply today to join us in D.C.

Black River Electric Cooperative is currently taking applications for three high school students to participate in an all-expense paid trip to the nation’s capital this summer.  We will also be choosing three additional students to join us for the SC Cooperative Youth Summit in Columbia in July.  Applicants must meet the following qualifications: Must be…Continue Reading

Closed for the Holidays

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday and Tuesday, Dec. 24-25, for the Christmas holidays, and on January 1, 2019.   If you experience an outage while we are closed, please call 1-844-431-BREC (2732).  For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). We hope you all have a terrific holiday season! Merry Christmas!Continue Reading

Payment Option Notice – Nov. 15

ALL PAYMENT OPTIONS – phone, internet, mobile app and our kiosks – will be unavailable Thursday, Nov. 15,  from 7 p.m. until at least 11 p.m. as we preform system maintenance.  We apologize in advance for this system interruption, and we hope to have our payment system up as soon as possible.  We thank you…Continue Reading

Closed for Thanksgiving

Black River Electric Cooperative will close at 3 p.m. on Nov. 21 and will be closed on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 22-23, for the Thanksgiving holidays.   If you experience an outage while we are closed, please call 1-844-431-BREC (2732).  For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). We hope you all have a terrific holiday season!Continue Reading

SC Living – October issue

Do we have your Capital Credit Check?  Take a look at the new issue of South Carolina Living magazine and find the full list, as well as great articles, recipes and much more! You can do it with this link: https://issuu.com/vanocain/docs/scl_october_2018_black_riverContinue Reading

 Get your BREC Mobile App today

Hate a busy signal??? Get your BREC Mobile App today, and make reporting an outage even easier! We hope you or a neighbor don’t ever lose power, but if you do, the BREC app is the easiest way to let us know what is going on. Available for smart devices like iPhones, iPads and Androids, the…Continue Reading

Progress being made on outages

Saturday 2 p.m. update – We have restored power to thousands of members and we are making progress.  We have about 550 members currently without power and we have linemen working in many of our service areas.  We are also keeping folks up-to-date on Facebook and Twitter, so please follow us on those sites if…Continue Reading