Thrills -- and deals – await at Carowinds and Connections.coop
If you and your family love the thrills and excitement of a theme park you can now save 24 percent on Carowinds admission through a special online discount for Co-op Connections cardholders.
Looking for bargains? Visit the new Co-op Connections website
Savings in prescription drugs totaled more than $700,000 in 2012.
WIRE offers $2,500 scholarship for women
Applications are being taken for a $2,500 scholarship for women awarded annually by WIRE, a community service organization affiliated with electric co-ops in South Carolina.
BREC app is ready for your mobile lifestyle
Download our app today and take Blue Ridge wherever you go.
Echo Hills substation in operation
Recently, Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative brought its new Echo Hills substation into service. Erected in the Echo Hills Industrial Park, the facility is located in the general geographical center of Oconee County.
New Central substation now in service
During the summer just past, Blue Ridge Electric Cooperative energized its new Central substation.
Renters Have the Power to Save Electricity
If you rent your home, it often seems that you can't do much to control your electric bills. But in reality, there are lots of low- or no-cost tricks that you can put into place to cut down on electricity use.
Washington Youth Tour is an unforgettable experience
Blue Ridge Youth Tour representatives Issac Bowen of Palmetto High School and William Mathis of Tamassee-Salem High School share their experiences at this year's Washington Youth Tour.
Blue Ridge Fest: a fine outcome
Blue Ridge Fest distributes $171,000 to thirteen Upstate charities. The yearly Blue Ridge Fest charity fund-raiser, conducted on May 11, produced record net proceeds.
We honor their service
In the spring of 2012, South Carolina's electric cooperatives paid tribute to the service of these men and 97 more World War II veterans during a VIP visit to Washington, D.C., and the National World War II Memorial.