SVEC Rockingham Complex Opens July 16

6/19/18 We have solidified our plan to move Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative’s Member Service Representatives (MSRs) to the new Rockingham Complex headquarters location over the weekend of Friday, July 13 through July 15. Because of this we will be closing the...

System Maintenance Planned June 8-10

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative wants to keep you informed of scheduled maintenance that may affect your access to services provided by your cooperative. We plan for scheduled maintenance of SVEC servers from 4:30 p.m. on June 8 through June 10.

Strong Winds Cause Outages in SVEC Service Territory 9 p.m. Sunday

3/2/2018 Extremely windy conditions Thursday night through early Saturday morning caused outages in Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative’s (SVEC) service region.  As of 9 p.m. Sunday, approximately 34 member-owners are without power in the SVEC service area. Please...

SVEC Encourages Preparation for Strong Winds

3/1/2018 Strong winds are in the forecast for tonight through Saturday morning, and Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) encourages member-owners that now is the time to prepare. SVEC will have extra support staff on standby, ready to respond, should the...

SVEC Encourages Preparation for Winter Weather

2/6/2018 The potential for a moderate icing event is in the forecast for overnight and into tomorrow, and Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) encourages member-owners that now is the time to prepare. SVEC will have extra support staff on standby, ready to...

SVEC Food Drive Runs February 1-March 9

1/16/2018 All of our district offices and headquarters in Mount Crawford will have barrels inside the front door for SVEC member-owners to drop off food. All locations are open 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The food drive will last until March 9. The Blue...

Cold Weather Affects Electricity Consumption

1/2/2018 Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) wants to make member-owners aware that with the recent stretch of bitterly cold temperatures, higher electric bills could result because of increased electric use.  Wintertime usually means higher heating bills,...

SVEC Holds Tele Town Halls

12/14/2017 Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) held a series of telephone town halls during the week of December 4-8. More than 8,700 member-owners participated, giving them a forum to ask questions related to their service, Co-op programs, policies, and...

Meter Tampering is Dangerous and Illegal

11/17/2017 Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) uses many different pieces of equipment to bring safe, reliable electric service to homes and businesses. Electric meters are utilized to accurately measure the amount of electricity used, and they are property...

Understanding SVEC’s Boundary Lines

11/6/2017 Have you ever wondered why you receive electricity from Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) and not another electric utility provider? Or why you receive service from the Cooperative but your neighbor doesn't? These “territories” are a result of a...

Card Transaction Fees Eliminated

10/5/2017 Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative has waved goodbye to credit and debit card transaction fees! Payments made on our eBusiness page, www.svec-online.coop, through our free app, MySVEC, and over the phone no longer are assessed a fee. Payment kiosks that...

SVEC Stopping Field Collection Practice

7/13/2017 Effective Sept. 1, Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative has discontinued the practice of collecting member-owners’ past due payments at the service location. SVEC has traditionally sent personnel to homes and businesses to collect money and an associated...

SVEC Encourages Conservation

7/12/2017 As temperatures begin to soar and air conditioners begin to run full blast, electricity consumption rises sharply. This increased consumption will result in higher-than-usual electric bills. Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) wants to help members...

Kiosks Provide New Way to Pay

7/11/2017 Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative has introduced an added convenience for member-owners: payment kiosks. The machines are accessible 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The easy-to-use system provides a faster way for you to complete your transaction by...

SVEC Prepares for Winter Weather

3/13/2017 With several inches of heavy, wet snow in the forecast for parts of Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative’s (SVEC) eight-county service area tonight and into the morning, SVEC has pulled together key staff members responsible for working these situations...

Extreme Winds Cause Outages in SVEC Service Territory

2/13/2017 Extremely windy conditions through the Valley Sunday night and into Monday morning have caused outages throughout Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative’s (SVEC) service region.  As of 9:30 a.m., approximately 142 member-owners are without power in the SVEC...

SVEC Plans Brief Strasburg Outage

12/14/2016 To our members along and near East Queen Street in Strasburg, we will have a planned service interruption beginning at 9 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18, for improvements being made at the substation serving the area. This event is similar to one on Sunday, Nov. 27,...

SVEC Plans Brief Winchester Outage

11/21/2016 To our members in the East Cork Street and Shenandoah University areas of Winchester, we have scheduled two brief service interruptions for Tuesday, Nov. 22, as part of work on the new SU athletic complex. The process for these interruptions is similar to...

SVEC Unclaimed Equity (Capital Credit) Refunds

7/17/2018 The document in the link below ("SVEC Unclaimed Equity") is a special insert for the September 2018 Cooperative Living magazine that includes a list of SVEC member-owners and former member-owners who have not claimed their equity refunds from the...

Outages Possible as Work Continues to Restore Power Supply

6/25/2016 Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) worked through the night Friday night to provide service to member-owners by backfeeding service from another substation on its system.  These members experienced an outage when Dominion Virginia Power lost...

Related Information

SVEC is governed by a democratically elected Board of Directors. Each year, at SVEC’s Annual Meeting, Directors are elected by the member-owners…

SVEC’s Senior Staff is charged with overseeing the sucess of the organization…