Stable rates for nine years in a row!

LCEC electric rates will not increase again in 2018. LCEC rates remain among the lowest in Florida. By streamlining processes, exploring new technology, and performing ongoing maintenance and analysis on the system employees have been able to respond to customer needs and deliver reliable power at competitive rates. LCEC has been focused on this mission since 1940, and is proud …

By the members, for the members

A Board of Trustees, elected by the members, governs LCEC. As members themselves, they work to ensure quality service and reliable electricity at competitive rates for the members. Board members serve the membership as a whole and represent all geographic areas. They make decisions and set policies in the best interest of all members. At the same time, Trustees must …

Negotiations with the City Reach Impasse Again

Despite numerous concessions to the City, it appears negotiations on a new electric service franchise agreement are at a standstill once again. Having reached an impasse, LCEC presented a final franchise agreement proposal for review by the City Council, outlining the numerous concessions made to accommodate City positions. This includes reinstating a purchase option not found in any other LCEC …

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Electric rates reduced more than 10% since 2014!

Electricity is something that no one wants to live without. It provides so many things that make life easier – food, shelter, clothing, light, air conditioning, and entertainment. When customers pay that monthly bill it is rare that they consider all the things electricity makes possible. LCEC works hard to make sure customers are receiving a good value. While most costs …

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Competitive rates good for all

LCEC continually strives to contain costs in order to keep competitive rates, but at the same time we are focused on providing reliable electricity and quality customer service. Recent industry benchmarks reflect LCEC’s operating expenses per kWh sold are in the lowest quartile nationwide (and in this case…low is good!), and lowest among comparable electric cooperatives in Florida. LCEC is …

LCEC planning reliability

Plan, analyze, work hard, repeat  (June 9, 2016) — Customers expect a high level of service from their electric provider. When you flip the switch the light should come on. At LCEC, sophisticated distribution reliability analytic tools are utilized to help build, maintain and operate the complex electric system. Efforts are paying off too. LCEC customers have experienced substantial improved …