CECC Proposes New Rates

CECC will submit a rate adjustment request to the Arkansas Public Service Commission in July. If approved, it will go into effect with usage beginning Oct. 1, 2022, and reflect a 9.3% average increase across all rate classes — residential, commercial, and lighting, including an increase in the service availability charge.

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Vernon “Buddy” Hasten, CEO of AECI/AECC, recognizes Brian Duncan for his years of service to the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas.

Duncan Retires

After 44 years of employment at Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation, Brian Duncan has retired as CEO. He is succeeded by Jeremiah Sloan, former COO of empower Broadband.

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Craighead Electric Names New Chief Executive Officer

The Board of Directors of Craighead Electric Cooperative has named Jeremiah Sloan as the new Chief Executive Officer of the corporation. Terry Rorex, Board Chairman, stated, “We are excited to announce Jeremiah Sloan as the newly appointed CEO of Craighead Electric. Sloan will succeed Brian Duncan following his retirement in March.”

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Introduction to SmartHub

Life is fast, and it can be hectic, but paying your bill doesn’t have to be complicated. With Craighead Electric Cooperative SmartHub web and mobile app, it won’t be. We wanted to take the opportunity to give you some valuable information that will help you prepare for the launch of SmartHub.

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Read more about the article Does your health rely on electricity?
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Does your health rely on electricity?

Does your health rely on electricity? A sudden power outage due to sever weather or a nearby accident could leave you without power for hours or even days. Do you have an emergency plan? Talk with your family and friends about what you would do in the event of a long power outage. Do you have an alternative place to stay?

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Read more about the article “Blinks” can signal a properly working electrical system
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“Blinks” can signal a properly working electrical system

We often hear the question from members “What causes my lights to blink?” The power grid is subject to certain short-term losses of power, and Craighead Electric Cooperative takes all possible measures to prevent these occurrences and minimize their impact on our members.

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Read more about the article High Winds result in outages for Craighead Electric
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High Winds result in outages for Craighead Electric

Craighead Electric Cooperative Corporation of Jonesboro reports that electric services to approximately 4,800 members were without power in the peak of the storm. Services were interrupted by straight-line winds in excess of eighty-five miles per hour, caused damage to approximately twenty-five poles.

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