The rules by which Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative is governed are spelled out in its Bylaws ( 125 KB). The bylaws, and any amendments, are approved by the membership. The bylaws of Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative were last revised in June 2017.
All of the Cooperative’s rates are based upon the cost to service a class of member-owners. The rates the Cooperative charges in Virginia are based on detailed cost of service studies that are reviewed and approved by the Virginia State Corporation Commission.
The Commission in Virginia has also approved terms and conditions under which the Cooperative will provide electric distribution service to its customers. Click on Terms and Conditions ( 1.6 MB) which were effective April 2014 to learn more.