Author Archives: Black River

Hurricane Ian

Black River’s offices will be closed to the public Friday, Sept. 30, so that we can focus all of our staffing efforts on Hurricane Ian. As always, we can be reached by phone for assistance. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Please remember, social media accounts are not manned 24/7, and outages should not be reported through these sites. Stay safe friends!

Closed for Labor Day

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, Sept. 5 for Labor Day. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Please remember, social media accounts are not manned 24/7, and outages should not be…Continue Reading

Closed for July 4

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, July 4 for the holiday. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Please remember, social media accounts are not manned 24/7, and outages should not be…Continue Reading

Closed for Good Friday

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Friday, April 15, in honor of Good Friday and Easter. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Please remember, social media accounts are not manned 24/7, and…Continue Reading

And the winners are…

What a fantastic week. More than 3,200 of you drove through Sumter and Camden, and we could not be more excited about this MASSIVE turn-out. We have the best members! The grand prize winner of the riding lawn mower is Maritza Hogan of Dalzell! Other winners include: 40-inch TV – Linda Singletary of Camden; $100…Continue Reading

Join us live for our Annual Meeting

Black River Electric Cooperative will hold drive-thru registration for the 2022 Virtual Annual Meeting on Tuesday, April 12, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., at our Sumter office (1121 N. Pike West, Sumter) and on Thursday, April 14, 8 a.m. until noon, at our Camden office (991 State Road 28, Cassatt). Each member voting in person…Continue Reading

2022 Annual Meeting & Registration

Mark your calendars! Black River Electric Cooperative will hold drive-thru registration for the 2022 virtual Annual Meeting on Tuesday, April 12, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., at our Sumter office (1121 N. Pike West, Sumter) and on Thursday, April 14, 8 a.m. until noon, at our Camden office (991 State Road 28, Cassatt). Each member…Continue Reading

Apply for Youth Tour today!

Attention high school students! You could be selected for one of two unforgettable trips in the summer of 2022. Juniors can apply now for the Washington Youth Tour, June 18-23, 2022. If selected, you’ll explore Washington, D.C., with 1,600 high school juniors from across the country—meeting lawmakers and touring all the sights. South Carolina’s electric co-ops will…Continue Reading

Happy Labor Day!

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, Sept. 6, in honor of Labor Day. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Please remember, social media accounts are not manned 24/7, and outages should…Continue Reading

Closed for the Fourth!

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, July 5, in honor of the July 4th holiday weekend. If you experience an outage while we are closed, please use our mobile app to report the outage or call 1-844-431-BREC (2732). For payments, please call 1-866-731-BREC (2732). Have a safe weekend!Continue Reading