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Coop Connections

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Youth Programs

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Youth Programs offered by Aiken Electric Cooperative


April 29, 2017



Run United Half marathon, 5K, and Kids run

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For your protection:

The credit card industry has implemented changes that require credit card payments to be processed through an automated system (without person to person contact). These changes are intended to protect you and your credit card data. For this reason, Aiken Electric Cooperative Member Services Representatives will no longer be able to accept credit card information over the phone. However, credit card payments are allowed using our automated phone system, mobile app, or online.

AEC System Upgrades

Scam AlertAs part of our ongoing advancements and enhancements to our service system, Aiken Electric Cooperative has been upgrading electric power meters. We will continue with this upgrade initiative for the next few years in an effort to improve our outage monitoring system and increase our responsiveness out in the field. All metering personnel will have Aiken Electric Cooperative uniforms and be in a truck clearly marked with our logo. They will also have official Aiken Electric Cooperative wallet identification. Thank you for your patience as we continue our efforts to better serve you, our members.

Members BewareScam Alert

Members continue to report being targeted with a telephone scam involving buying a MoneyPack. An individual pretending to be from Aiken Electric calls and tells the member that their service will be disconnected unless payment is made right away. Even when the member says they paid, the scammer reports that the co-op billing system did not process their payment and they need to make another payment by purchasing a Money Pack, call the number provided by the scammer and give the receipt and access numbers. The scammer then has access to the Money Pack account and takes the money.

Aiken Electric NEVER asks members to buy a Money Pack and members ALWAYS receive several notices prior to disconnection. If you are contacted with a threat of disconnection and suspect it may be a scam, call the co- op to verify and, also, report any suspicious activity to local law enforcement. Thank you.

The cooperative Difference

AIKEN ELECTRIC CO-OP IS EXCITED to join cooperatives nationwide in celebration of National Cooperative Month. This yearís theme happens to be "Cooperatives Build", recognizing the many ways cooperatives help build stronger communities. 
Many people think that we only provide electricity, however, our service goes beyond the wires.

In July, some of our very own employees spent time serving those in need at a local shelter and food bank for our Day of Service.  Late August we kicked off our new program, Project Power that assists United Way's Project VISION in making home repairs for people in our community.

In addition to concern for community, cooperatives also understand the importance of offering additional value.  AEC has numerous programs available to our members that assist with lowering usage and energy costs. If there are any suggestions you may have for us, please complete the survey in this issue's center. We'd like to hear them.

While our number one priority is keeping the lights on, we're also committed to bringing additional value to our members and the communities we serve. That's the cooperative difference.

Gary L. Stooksbury

Chief Executive Officer

We Need Your Email Address

We would like to try to communicate better with our membership when we have major storms or major events. To do this, we believe it would help if we could communicate with you via email as well as through our website and Facebook page. So, we ask that you click the link to the left, “receive email updates” and complete the registration page or send us your email address(es), along with your account name and service address, to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it so that we can update our contact records. We will only use email communication during special situations or for important issues that may affect your service. As always, we will never share or sell your information. Our goal is to provide you the best member service possible, and we appreciate your partnership in that effort. Thank you.

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