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Understanding Your Winter Electric Bill

With the holidays and heating needs the winter season brings, it’s common to see changes in your electric bill. We’ve put together some…

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New HEC Energy Exhibit Opens at Explore More Discovery Museum

The Explore More Discovery Museum in downtown Harrisonburg has officially opened a new interactive energy exhibit in partnership with Harrisonburg Electric Commission (HEC)!…

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Harrisonburg Electric Commission Recognized for Reliable Electric Service — Receives Gold Rating from APPA

Harrisonburg Electric Commission (HEC) has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2022 and a gold rating for our commitment to…

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Late Fees Resume July 2023

Beginning July 2023, HEC will resume charging late fees on all consumer electric bills. We were fortunate enough to be able to waive…

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Green Energy That’s Community-Powered

For over 60 years, HEC has provided customers with reliable energy at low rates, while also working toward a sustainable future. We’ve introduced…

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