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SMEC will be closed

November 11 in
Veterans Day

Happy Thanksgiving

SMEC will be closed 
November 24 & 25 in
observance of Thanksgiving

Efficiency Loans

eScore program

SMEC is partnering with TVA to offer off-bill financing opportunities to qualifying co-op members for home improvements and weatherization measures. Co-op members may dial 1-855-2eScore (1-855-237-2673) or click on the link below for more information.

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Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative is an electric distribution utility serving over 30,700 members in portions of DeKalb, Jackson, Marshall and Cherokee counties. The cooperative is located in northeast Alabama and it purchases power from the Tennessee Valley Authority, who is currently the nation’s largest generator of electricity.

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My Service

  • Link to Establish Service
    Establish Service

    New services or simple reconnects will find the information needed to purchase a membership and apply for electric service.
  • Link to Pay Bill Online
    Pay My Bill

    Learn all the options available to members paying monthly electric bills.
  • Link to FAQ
    Member FAQ

    Several areas of concern are listed in the questions and answers section. 
  • Link to Mobile Apps
    Mobile Apps

    Smart phone and smart device users may prefer to install the SMEC app for a faster way to access the website or to pay a bill.

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October 19, 2016
SMEC crews have safely returned home from South Carolina. These men assisted Santee Electric Co-op, Inc. with power restoration following Hurricane Matthew. Read More
October 13, 2016
It's official! The Grove Oak Substation rebuild is complete! Everyone's power should be back on in the Moore's Crossroads, Tenbroeck, Lake View, Grove... Read More
October 12, 2016
Work is on schedule with the rebuild at the Grove Oak substation. If the plan continues without interruptions, the second outage is scheduled for 2 p.m. Read More
October 10, 2016
Just wanted to remind everyone in the Moore's Crossroads, Tenbroeck, Lake View, Grove Oak, Wakefield and South Sauty areas that today is the beginning... Read More
October 9, 2016
UPDATE: SMEC crews are currently en route to South Carolina to assist in power restoration. These same crews headed to Florida on Friday, but they returned... Read More
October 7, 2016
Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative sent crews out this morning to Clay Electric Co-op in Florida. Our crews will be assisting in the recovery following... Read More
October 7, 2016
A major fire inside Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative’s Grove Oak substation on June 9, 2016 resulted in crews making temporary emergency repairs on... Read More
September 2, 2016
In observance of Labor Day, Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative will be closed Monday, Sept. 5. Normal business hours from 7:30 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. CST... Read More
August 19, 2016
SMEC crews are currently on the scene of a broken pole in the Bryant area near Ebenezer Church. Beginning around 4 pm CST today, power will be off for... Read More
July 1, 2016
The co-op will be closed Monday, July 4 for Independence Day. While celebrating our freedoms, please remember to say thanks to all those that have made... Read More
June 20, 2016
Good morning, As many of you may recall, SMEC had a series of unusual events a couple of weeks ago creating outages in different portions of the service area. Read More
June 16, 2016
SMEC currently has a power outage in the Ider, Flat Rock and Rosalie areas due to a pole fire near Flat Rock. This outage may also affect parts of Henagar... Read More
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Sand Mountain Electric Cooperative

402 Main Street West
P.O. Box 277
Rainsville, AL 35986

In case of power outages, you may call us 24 hours a day!

Local Telephone Numbers

(256) 638-2153    (256) 657-5137
(256) 845-1511    (256) 659-2153
(256) 635-6344    (877) 843-2512

Office Hours

Weekdays 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. except holidays

Bill Payment Questions

For questions regarding electric bill payments or arrangements, please call the office and speak with one of the representatives.

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