News

Meters Installed in Pilot Area, System Testing Phase Begins

A&N Electric Cooperative is in the process of upgrading its metering system to improve the reliability and efficiency of the existing electric distribution system. 

The pilot phase of about 1,300 new meters has been installed in the Onancock, Onley and Melfa areas. The cooperative will now be working on the test phase of the pilot program. The system will be fully tested and must be accepted before full deployment of the project can begin.

Office Closed New Year's Day

Our Tasley office will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 1st in observance of New Year's Day.

Crews will be available to respond to any issues or outages. Please call 757-787-9750 to report an issue.

We will reopen on Wednesday, Jan. 2nd at 7:30 a.m.

Please have a safe and happy New Year!

Christmas Card Art Contest

We are looking for young, talented artists to design the cooperative’s next Christmas Card. The A&N Electric Cooperative Christmas Card Contest will be open from Dec.1, 2018 through Jan. 31, 2019 and is open to any school-age children (age 5-17) who live in the cooperative’s service area.

Apply Now for 2019 VMDAEC Education Scholarships

Any high school or home school senior graduating in the spring of 2019, and whose primary residence is served by A&N Electric Cooperative, is eligible to apply for a $1,000 scholarship to be applied to a two- or four-year college or trade school. The online application is posted at VMDAEC and Cooperative Living Magazine's Scholarship page.The deadline to apply is Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. 

Restoration Efforts Continue, Likely Complete By Midday Tomorrow

A&N Electric Cooperative crews continue restoration efforts on Friday hours after Tropical Storm Michael passed through the area.

The cooperative’s service territory experienced some significant damage to power lines and poles as a result of fallen trees and limbs battered by Michael’s high winds. That damage has led to some prolonged outages. As of 4 p.m. about 900 members remain without power as a result of 80 individual outage events.

ANEC Crews Continue Restoration Efforts After Tropical Storm Michael

A&N Electric Cooperative crews worked through Thursday night and Friday morning responding to outages caused by damage from Tropical Storm Michael as it passed through the region.

As of 7 a.m. crews had reduced the number of co-op members without power from 4,000 during the height of the storm to about 1,800. The cooperative began receiving outage calls from members at about 11 p.m. Thursday night.

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