Since 1941, the York Electric Cooperative has provided dependable and affordable electric service that has helped families and businesses in the area continue to grow and prosper. Serving our residential, commercial, and industrial members is the number one commitment of our 100 employees. We continue to see strong growth patterns emerge and are working diligently to meet today’s demands and tomorrow’s opportunities.
YEC at a Glance
An electric cooperative is a private, non-profit enterprise owned by the people it serves.
Rules & Regulations
To begin service from York Electric, the consumer must apply for membership.
York Electric serves Cherokee, Chester, Lancaster, and York counties. We are one of 20 electric cooperatives in South Carolina.
A national alliance of local, consumer-owned electric cooperatives that provides high standards of service to members large and small.
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What is a Co-op?
What a co-op is and how it functions.
Mission: To always look out for our members.
Focused Mission Statement
York Electric Cooperative always looks out for its members to provide unsurpassed innovative and diversified service at a reasonable cost while improving the quality of life and promoting integrity, economic development, safety, and a vision of the future.
To strive for excellence in all areas of service by exceeding the expectations of our member-owners through the utilization of superior technology, quality personnel, community commitment, and sound business practices.