2020 Voting & Annual Meeting

Black River Electric Cooperative will hold drive-thru registration for the 2020 virtual Annual Meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., at our Sumter office (1121 N. Pike West, Sumter) and on Thursday, Oct. 15, 8 a.m.until noon, at our Camden office (991 State Road 28, Cassatt).Each member voting in person will receive…Continue Reading

Black River has a New Bill

In an effort to better serve our members, you will soon see a change in our billing format. For those of you who get a paper bill in the mail each month, you will see a different billing statement. It’s smaller, and has an easier-to-read, clean format. We hope you like this change! And if…Continue Reading

Join us at the Drive-Thru!

Black River Electric Cooperative will hold drive-thru registration for the 2020 virtual Annual Meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 7 a.m. until 7 p.m., at our Sumter office (1121 N. Pike West, Sumter) and on Thursday, Oct. 15, 8 a.m.until noon, at our Camden office (991 State Road 28, Cassatt). Each member voting in person will…Continue Reading

Routine Maintenance

All external payment options will be down beginning around 4 p.m. Friday, July 24, due to system upgrades. We hope to have them back up by 4 p.m. Saturday. This includes website, phone payments and our kiosks. We apologize for the inconvenience!Continue Reading

Closed for Holiday Weekend

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Friday, July 3, 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

June 1 – Credit Card Service Down Time

On Monday, June 1, beginning at 2 p.m., we will begin a  conversion process and will NOT be able to accept credit card payments during this time. This will include both Sumter and Camden locations and all kiosks, our IVR phone system and our website.  We apologize in advance for this inconvenience as we move…Continue Reading

Memorial Day Closing

Black River Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, May 25, in honor of Memorial 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). Have a safe weekend!Continue Reading

Wateree Community Action now open

Wateree Community Action is now open for Contactless Service, providing Utility and Rental Assistance. Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m – 5:00 p.m. There are three ways to apply for assistance: you can download the application off the website and mail it in, complete and submit the application online, or pick up the application at the…Continue Reading