South Central Power


South Central Power Company to Construct New Headquarters Facility in Lancaster

May 20, 2019

South Central Power Company today announced plans to consolidate three central Ohio facilities into a single location in the Rock Mill Industrial Park in Lancaster, with a projected opening in 2021. Staff from the electric cooperative’s existing offices in Lancaster, Canal Winchester and Circleville will relocate to the new facility, creating a combined workforce of […]Read more

Operation Round Up Grant Awards – April 2019

May 6, 2019

Congratulations to the April 2019 Operation Round Up grant awardees! Learn more about Operation Round Up and the application process. Applicant County Award Program/Project Description Adena Band Boosters Ross $6,959.99 Instruments and music books Artista Rock School Hocking $4,500.00 Equipment Berne Union High School Fairfield $3,750.00 ROX program Canal Winchester Performing Arts Boosters Franklin $2,000.00 […]Read more

System Maintenance Planned

January 29, 2019

Due to system upgrades, members may experience intermittent outages of our payment system (website and phone) this weekend, staring Feb. 1 at 5 p.m. through Feb. 4 at 8 a.m. If your bill is due during the maintenance period, please pay early if possible. If you attempt to pay during the maintenance period, but are […]Read more

Account Numbers Are Changing

October 19, 2018

Thanks to technology upgrades, all South Central Power members will receive bills with an updated account number this fall. Your new account number will be printed on your bill, just like your old number, but it should be used for future payments, or any time you need to reference your South Central Power account number, […]Read more

South Central Power sending linemen to North Carolina to help restore power following Florence

September 17, 2018

South Central Power has sent 11 line workers to North Carolina to assist in power restoration efforts resulting from Hurricane Florence. South Central Power’s line workers are among the dozens of personnel from Ohio electric co-ops who will be helping restore power in the service territories of North Carolina co-ops including South River EMC, where […]Read more

#lineman2lineman Player of the Week Awards

September 10, 2018

Being a lineman isn’t easy, whether you’re shutting down the run, or restoring power in the wake of a storm. At South Central Power, we salute all linemen, from the gridiron, to the power pole. Our linemen work 24/7 to power your community, and this fall, they’ll be visiting high schools each week to present […]Read more

Five Trustees Re-Elected as South Central Power Company Conducts 82nd Annual Meeting

August 23, 2018

Results of the Board of Trustees election were announced at South Central Power’s 82nd annual meeting held August 16 on the campus of Ohio University – Lancaster. Re-elected to three-year terms were Mike Hummel of Canal Winchester, Reed Bailey of Lancaster, James Evans of Hillsboro, Kenneth Davis of Leesburg, and Michael Vinka of Cadiz. Voting […]Read more

Scammers Targeting Utility Customers

July 27, 2018

South Central Power warns that consumers should be on alert for scammers targeting utility customers. On Thursday, July 26, a South Central Power member received a spoofed call from a scammer telling them to call a 740 number to pay now or be disconnected. The scammer used a recording of the South Central Power phone […]Read more

Tax Savings Passed on to South Central Power Members

July 24, 2018

As some of the year’s highest electric bills are hitting consumers’ mailboxes thanks to near-record heat this summer, South Central Power members are getting a one-time break on transmission charges that could decrease the average member’s July bill by around $10. The bill reduction is a result of the recent Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, […]Read more

List attends Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives Youth Tour to Washington, D.C.

July 3, 2018

Ty List of Baltimore attended the Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives Youth Tour to Washington, D.C., from June 8-14, representing South Central Power Company. The Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives Youth Tour is an annual youth leadership experience for high school sophomores and juniors from families served by electric cooperatives. On the trip, students visited the nation’s capital and […]Read more