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4 Ways to Report Outages

PRECO strives to provide continuous, reliable electric service every day. Unfortunately, Mother Nature, car crashes, small animals and various other things sometimes interrupt...

Children and adults should not touch underground transformers

Avoid the Big Green Box

Electricity might flow into your neighborhood over your head, or under your feet. It’s easy to spot wires on top of those wooden...

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Move Over for Safety

When the lights go out, so do PRECO lineworkers. Our crews work day and night in all kinds of weather and conditions. Even...

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4 Ways to Report Outages

Hurricanes, lightning, downed trees, broken limbs and even small animals can cause power outages. 4 ways to report outages Notify us through your...

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Thanking Our Lineworkers

PRECO depends on lineworkers to keep the power on. Please join us as we commend the hard-working employees who put their lives on...

Lineman uses a chainsaw to cut tree limbs away from power lines

Benefit of Tree Trimming

Clearing trees and overgrown vegetation is vital to provide safe, reliable power to our consumer-members. We clear certain areas in our service territory,...

Annual Meeting crowd 2018

PRECO 79th Annual Meeting Scheduled

Peace River Electric Cooperative 79th Annual Membership Meeting PRECO members are invited: Saturday, March 23rd PRECO Park, 220 Knight Road, Wauchula, Florida 10:00 a.m....

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Practice Ladder Safety

We need electricity to run our modern appliances and devices, so power lines are a common part of our lives. So common, in...

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District Meetings

Members of Districts 3, 6, and 9 are invited to attend their District Meeting this month. District 3 February 12 Kenansville Community Center...

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Right-of-Way Trimming Activities

Trees and power lines don’t mix. Right-of-Way trimming helps prevent power outages by maintaining a safe distance between trees and power lines. Proper...

Staying Safe after Storms

Most of us were glued to our televisions as Hurricane Florence ravaged the Carolinas with unrelenting winds and flooding rains and again when...

Safety Above All Else

Safety is a serious issue, especially when it comes to electrical safety. At Peace River Electric Cooperative, it’s the number one priority. PRECO...

2018 Annual Meeting crowd

PRECO Annual Meeting

On March 17th, an estimated crowd of around 1,800 people enjoyed a fabulous sunny day as it marked PRECO’s 78th Annual Meeting 856...

Truck and Downed Poles

The Financials

Balance Sheet For the years ending December 31, 2017 & 2016 Balance Sheet 2017* 2016 Total Utility Plant in Service 277,446,618 271,366,555 Construction...