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South Central Power Employees Respond to COVID-19

May 15, 2020

While both South Central Power and the South Central Power Company Foundation are stepping up community investments to respond to local needs in the wake of a global pandemic, a number of South Central Power employees are finding innovative ways to contribute as well. In April, after new guidance suggested that Americans should wear hard-to-find […]Read more

Operation Round Up Grant Awards – April 2020

May 11, 2020

Congratulations to the April 2020 Operation Round Up grant awardees! Learn more about Operation Round Up and the application process. Awardee County Award Program/Project Description Amanda Township Fire Department Fairfield $3,000.00 Combination Rescue Tool American Red Cross Fairfield $2,500.00 States Armed Forces Program Bainbridge Volunteer Fire Department Pike $2,298.60 Chain Saws & Portable Water Back Pack […]Read more

South Central Power Donates $20,000 to Central Ohio Foodbanks

April 30, 2020

With food banks facing financial pressure from unprecedented need as our communities grapple with rising unemployment, South Central Power has stepped up with two major donations to some of the busiest food banks in our service territory. The food banks in Canal Winchester and Pickerington serve large populations in areas that have seen tremendous economic […]Read more

Restaurants: Menu for Energy Savings During Downtime

April 21, 2020

Is your business temporarily closed or offering limited service? It can be a difficult time, but you can make the most of it by finding ways to save energy and money, and improve your operations, during the downtime. Here’s some food for thought. Take comfort You can waste a lot of energy keeping empty spaces […]Read more

Coronavirus Business Loans: What You Need to Know

April 21, 2020

Coronavirus Business Loans: What You Need to Know The coronavirus outbreak has created a dire economic situation as businesses across the country have been forced to close or reduce their operations, while others have seen a significant drop in revenue. The federal government has responded with the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES). […]Read more

The People Behind Your Power: Bev Howard

March 5, 2020

Beverly Howard, Field Service CoordinatorOffice location: HillsboroYears with the co-op: 40 Hometown: HillsboroFavorite vacation spot: Cozumel, MexicoThree words that describe you: Dependable, trustworthy, honestFavorite restaurant: Joe’s Crab ShackFavorite movie or TV show: An Officer and a GentlemanWhat do you do in your spare time? I enjoy being outside and going to my grandkids’ sporting events […]Read more


February 19, 2020

One of the many benefits of being a South Central Power employee is a great benefits package and a dedicated Human Resources team who works hard to educate employees about benefit choices during the co-op’s annual open enrollment period. As the HR team travels between offices to provide benefits updates in person, they use company-owned […]Read more


February 14, 2020

Congratulations to the January 2020 Operation Round Up grant awardees! Learn more about Operation Round Up and the application process. Awardee County Award Program/Project Description Adena LSD Special Edu Dept Ross $4,270.00 Sensory Room Accessories Amanda-Clearcreek Band Boosters Fairfield $4,871.00 Band Instruments American Assoc of University  Women Pickaway $4,000.00 Book Program Artista Rock School Hocking $3,000.00 […]Read more

“Wattsun” Driver Spotlight: Bret Rice & Rocky Stone

December 13, 2019

Wattsun, South Central Power’s new Chevy Bolt, gets pressed into service as a fleet car for the co-op’s employees in a variety of ways. Occasionally, we’ll share the stories of employees who drive the car. It’s an opportunity to see how members of our team – who live and work in the communities we serve […]Read more


November 20, 2019

Congratulations to the October 2019 Operation Round Up grant awardees! Learn more about Operation Round Up and the application process. Applicant County Award Program/Project Description Adena Mansion and Gardens Society Ross $4,000.00 Computer & TV After School Programs of Lancaster Fairfield $3,346.05 Enrichment Activities Belmont Volunteer Fire Department Belmont $10,000.00 Hydraulic System Bremen-Bethel Presbyterian Church Perry […]Read more