Recent Posts

Avoid Utility Scams

Tuesday | February 6, 2024
Scammers will threaten you with everything from shutting off power to your home to legal action. Don...
Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative, Inc. (CHELCO) Vice President of Member Services and External Af...

Help us Beat the Peak!

Tuesday | January 16, 2024
Beat the Peak is a free and voluntary program that helps control energy costs for all CHELCO members...
Whenever the electricity goes out, we’ve come to expect service will be restored within a few hours ...

How to Report an Outage

Monday | January 8, 2024
Outage resources include call, text and the "MyCHELCO" app.

The CHELCO Grid vs. Cyber Threats

Monday | January 8, 2024
CHELCO and its partners design and maintain the energy grid for our service territory with intellige...

Power Pole Clutter

Thursday | January 4, 2024
Flyers, satellite dishes, posters, basketball hoops, decorative lights, even hunting stands. You nam...
Before the end of 2023, CHELCO began installing automated “TripSaver” reclosing devices along lines ...
CHELCO CEO Steve Rhodes reflects on another successful year at the cooperative.

Energy Efficiency Tip of the Month

Monday | December 4, 2023
Energy bills are often highest during the cold winter months, even here in the Sunshine State. To he...
In a panel about the evolving energy landscape and regulatory challenges, PowerSouth’s President and...

Pole Top Rescue Training

Friday | December 1, 2023
One of the emergency situations unique to the electric utility industry is injury or other medical e...