SMECO newsletter

volume 65 - issue 11 - november 2015

Are you ready for cold weather?

Predictions are calling for snowy and unseasonably cold weather this winter. We can cross our fingers and hope the forecasts are wrong, but it is a good idea to prepare for blustery weather. Read more

Exercise more control over your electric bill

The best way to save energy is to understand how you use it. SMECO provides a Home Energy Reports web portal that can provide you with detailed information about your home's energy use to help you discover ways to save energy and save money and make your home more energy efficient. Read more

Bill payment address changed

In September 2015, SMECO moved its lockbox banking services. If you mail your SMECO payment or if you use a banking service to mail your payment, please use the following address:

P.O. Box 62261
Baltimore, MD 21264-2261

Enjoy a safe and happy holiday season

It's time to celebrate the holidays again! SMECO wants you to have a safe and happy time throughout the holiday season. From Thanksgiving to New Year's Day, please keep safety in mind. Here are a few simple tips to remember. Read more

Help your neighbors keep the lights on

Help your neighbor keep the lights on this winter and receive a special gift that will light up your day. Sign up for Members Helping Members and receive a reward for lending a hand. For people who have fallen on hard times, receiving enough money to pay past due electric bills can make a big difference in their lives. Members Helping Members is a program where customers in Southern Maryland can help their neighbors who are struggling to pay their electric bills throughout the year. Read more

Keep utility poles clear

Posting signs or attaching items to utility poles is against the law and poses a safety hazard for SMECO linemen who climb the poles for maintenance or repairs. Read more