Currents is Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative's member newsletter that provides service information, perspectives, and important updates to each and every one of our memebrs. Currents has operated as a four-page newsletter sent monthly to members alongside thier bills from 1998 to 2023. As of March 2023, we now provide an eight-page version of Currents four times per year, sent directly by mail to each member. Each new issue is also available online, accessible on this webpage.
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Our Newest Stories
The final issue of Currents for 2023 is here, bringing important information about your service as well as perspectives on solar power and safety.
In our main article, President & CEO Chris Reese provides information on upcoming adjustments to our System Connection Fee in 2024. We also share a column from Steve Brame, President & CEO of our power supplier Allegheny Electric Cooperative, that discusses some of the circumstances affecting Sussex REC and other electric cooperatives that has led to this change.
If you're interested in adding solar panels to your home, read our new "What to Consider Before Installing Solar" article to help you get started. We also share information on safety essentials to keep utility crews safe while they work on local roads.
Also in this issue - news of 2023's capital credit retirement! Capital credit checks will be reaching members soon.