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Discover the value of co-op membership!

York Electric Cooperative, your energy company, offers a wide variety of programs and services designed to enhance the quality of life our member-owners enjoy. We’re constantly refining these programs – and developing new ones – just another way we’re always looking out for you.

Bank Draft, Telelink e-bill & e-check

YEC Mobile App

Designed to be installed on the iPhone, iPad, or the Android phone or tablet, the YEC App allows you to see your account information, pay your bill or sign up for alerts and reminders on your mobile device. More »

Bank Draft, Telelink e-bill & e-check


  • Bank Draft

    Your checking or savings account will automatically be drafted each month for the amount of your electric bill. Simple, convenient, safe and you’re guaranteed that your bill will be paid on time. Each month you will still receive a monthly statement showing electricity use and cost. More »

  • Telelink

    Pay your electric bill at your convenience, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. More »

  • e-bill & e-check

    Electronic options via the Internet. More »

  • Walmart Pay Stations

    Pay your YEC bill at any Walmart location across the country. More »

  • Third-Party Notification

    A free service offered by York Electric as a safety net which allows a designated third party to be notified should a loved one's electric bill become past due or be subject to disconnection. More »

Capital Credits


Capital Credits are the only form of equity a consumer-owned utility has. Each year, all revenue over and above expenses is assigned by the Cooperative to each member's Capital Credits Account. The amount of your Capital Credits is determined by your yearly payments for electricity. More »

Levelized Billing


Levelized Billing is available to all Cooperative members who wish to be able to budget in advance for their utility bills. Levelized Billing uses a rolling average of your electric bill for the most recent 12 months. More »

Decorative Security Lighting


Decorative Security Lighting can help you improve the appearance and security of your home or business. York Electric will furnish, install, operate and maintain the lighting equipment, and add a small charge for this service to your monthly bill. More »

Green Power


York joins with Santee Cooper to offer Green Power. The environmentally friendly program gives you the opportunity to purchase electricity generated by renewable power sources.
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Trade a Tree


York Electric's Trade a Tree Program helps members replace trees that must be removed by the co-op to ensure service reliability. More »

Operation Round Up


For only pennies a month or approximately $6 a year, by rounding up your monthly electric bill, York Electric's giving program allows each member-owner to help make a difference for those in our communities who need it most. More »

Energy Audits


At your request, qualified York Electric personnel will visit your home and advise you on improvements that can result in energy and money savings. This service is provided at no cost to you and can be scheduled at your convenience during normal business hours. More »

Washington Youth Tour


Every year York Electric Cooperative sponsors local high school juniors on an all-expense paid trip to our nation's capital. This week-long tour gives students a chance to see our government in action and experience the history of the United States firsthand. More »



York Electric annually awards several scholarships including a $1,000 Touchstone Energy Scholarship to a high school senior. More »

Electrial Safety Demonstration


We regularly offer safety demonstrations to students and other groups throughout our service area in an effort to teach important safety lessons to the participants. More »

Econonmic Development


York Electric's development of the East York Industrial Park is exemplary of the Cooperative's commitment to bring quality industry and jobs to York County. More »

Co-op Connections


Co-op Connections is a free program that helps you receive discounts on products and services from participating local and national businesses. More »

Touchstone Energy Savers


Low-cost energy-saving tips

Touchstone Energy


As a Touchstone Energy® Cooperative, we are dedicated to maintaining high standards of integrity, accountability, innovation, and community commitment in all we do... by providing electric service that is among the most reliable, affordable and efficient to be found anywhere in the country, by offering a wide range of programs and services carefully designed to improve our members' quality of life, and by being responsive to our members' needs. More »

PowerTouch System


PowerTouch from York Electric Cooperative is the best way to help us get your lights back on even quicker. If you experience a power outage and have already checked your main breaker, please call PowerTouch: 1-866-374-1234. More »

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Mission Statement

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.

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