SMECO newsletter

volume 65 - issue 7 - july 2015

Chapel Mapping taking inventory of field assets

SMECO is working with Chapel Mapping to create a detailed inventory of cooperative assets in Southern Maryland. Read more

New SMECO website launched in June

Customer-members visiting SMECO's website,, may have noticed some exciting new changes. The most notable change would be the look and feel of the site. The new site was designed to be more streamlined and sophisticated, while restructuring the navigation to make it easier for our members to find their way through the website. Read more

2015 Annual Members' Meeting to be held on September 2, 2015

The 2015 SMECO Annual Members' Meeting will be held Wednesday, September 2, at the Blue Crabs Regency Furniture Stadium in Waldorf. Register and vote from 4 until 7 p.m. The meeting will start at 7 p.m. and end around 8 p.m. Read more

Watch for your capital credits refund in mid-July

SMECO is issuing capital credit refunds totaling nearly $3 million. The general refund amounts to approximately $1.52 million and the special refund to estates of deceased members and to unpaid final bills is $1.44 million. The general refund will be issued beginning in mid-July as a credit on customer-members' bills. Read more

Stay safe around overhead power lines

Electricity always tries to find the easiest path to ground. The best way to stay safe around overhead power lines is to never become that easiest path. Read more