August 18, 2019

SMECO Annual Meeting Coming Up

SMECO Annual Meeting

Every year, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative holds its members’ meeting to elect directors and vote on any bylaw changes. This year, the SMECO Annual Meeting is set for Aug. 29.

Lighting Audit Can Save Businesses Cash

Lighting Audit

Small businesses in Southern Maryland might qualify for up to 80 percent rebates on their Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative bills for LED lighting retrofits, after getting a lighting audit.

SMECO Refunds Capital Credits

Capital Credits

Customer members of Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative will be seeing refunds of their capital credits.  

SMECO on List of Power Players

SMECO Annual Meeting

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative has been named among the list of winners of the Smart Electric Power Alliance 2019 Power Players Awards.

SMECO Hopes to Install Charging Stations

Charging Stations

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO) has submitted a request to the Maryland Public Service Commission, seeking the authorization to install up to 60 Charging Stations for electric vehicles in various locations throughout the cooperative’s service area over a pilot period of five years.

Cooperative Adopts Enterprise Risk Management

Enterprise Risk Management

In its 2018 Annual Report, Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative took the opportunity to educate its customer-members on the co-op’s adoption of Enterprise Risk Management. 

Four Seniors Get Scholarships From SMECO

Scholarships

Four high school seniors have been awarded scholarships from Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative.

SMECO 75 Bike Ride Readies for 8th Year

SMECO 75 Bike Ride

Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative is gearing up for one of its major fundraisers. The SMECO 75 Bike Ride will be held Saturday, June 1, 2019.

Rural Cooperatives Host Legislative Conference

Rural Cooperatives

House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer spoke at the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association legislative conference recently.

Region’s STEM Teachers Recognized

STEM Teachers

The school systems of Calvert, Charles, and St. Mary’s counties worked with Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative to choose and honor 22 educators with Outstanding Teacher awards for their leadership in the fields of mathematics, science, technology, and engineering.