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BLOOD DRIVE

Please help others by donating blood. If you have an active account with us and you donate blood this Thursday, July 9th from 12 – 5 PM, you will recieve a $10 credit on your electric account. Location: First Christian Church located at 200 Mallard Lane, Anna, IL.

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Bob McIntosh

It is with great sadness that the Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative Board of Directors announces the death of board member Bob L. McIntosh who passed away on June 20, 2020.  A board director since 2013, Bob dedicated 7 years of service to the member-owners of SIEC. “Bob was our board vice president and always made […]

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Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative’s Jessie Lewis wins IEC scholarship

The Thomas H. Moore Illinois Electric Cooperatives (IEC) Memorial Scholarship Fund was established by unanimous vote of the board of directors of the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives (AIEC) in Springfield, Ill. in January 1994. It was designed to provide financial assistance to deserving students in the electric cooperative family. Scholarship applicants must be high […]

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Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative to Potentially Pay Less for Wholesale Power

Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative (SIEC), headquartered in Dongola, Illinois, is an electric distribution cooperative.  All the power that SIEC purchases to distribute to its members is purchased from Southern Illinois Power Cooperative (SIPC), headquartered at Lake of Egypt in Marion, IL.  SIPC is owned by seven distribution cooperatives. The seven are Clay County Electric Cooperative, […]

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G. Robert Inman

Please keep the family and friends of Robert Inman in your thoughts and prayers.  Robert passed away Tuesday evening. Robert was a long-time and very faithful director for the Cooperative and his insights and experience will be greatly missed.  As a dedicated Director, Robert carried with him a vision and passion to continuously improve the […]

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MEMBER NOTICE — SIEC LOBBY CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC

For the safety of our employees and members during the COVID-19 outbreak, the Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative (SIEC) lobby will be closed to the public beginning Wednesday, March 18, 2020. Our goal is to continue to serve our members while taking precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the virus. Members can still make payments […]

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Service Continuity Plan

Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative (SIEC) continues to be concerned for the community it serves. Our members may be coping with uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 and with that, how they will pay for their electric service. To help minimize the impact of this uncertainty, SIEC is suspending disconnections for non-payment and late payment fees until May […]

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WITH COVID-19 LOOMING, MEMBERS URGED TO BEWARE OF SCAMMERS

Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative members should be on the lookout for suspicious emails, phone calls, or persons impersonating business employees or charitable organizations. Unfortunately, scammers take advantage of opportunities such as this when households are otherwise preoccupied. If you get a call from someone claiming to represent Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative, and they make threats […]

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***** NOTICE *****

Southern Illinois Electric Cooperative is taking steps now to be prepared in the event there is a significant impact from the coronavirus in our communities. We are focused on maintaining a healthy workforce, and keeping key personnel—such as line workers and member service representatives— available so that we can continue to provide the excellent service […]

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