Posts by Sarah Watts


CBS and PARIC staff from Johns Island and Goose Creek Berkley Electric projects recently fixed dinner for 60 people at the Ronald McDonald House of Charleston.

A big thanks to Mike Thaman, Andy Rinck, Dean Walendzak, and Chris Lovellette  for organizing this Heart@Work event. We appreciate you taking the time to give back to the community you are living in.

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Medina Electric Cooperative opens!

Medina Electric Cooperative will open it’s doors to their new Rio Grande City facility after this 1 year project has been completed. Directors, employees and members gathered for this opening ceremony to celebrate the opening of the new 25,000 square foot facility. Congratulations to the employees and members of Medina Electric Cooperative!

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4th Annual RE Facility Conference

On September 24-25, 2017, CBS hosted their 4th annual RE Facility Conference. Cooperatives were invited to join the RE Conference held in St. Louis Missouri, where industry leading experts discussed topics such as facility security, strategic planning, current design trends, and control center technologies.  To conclude the conference, #1 National Bestselling author, and St. Louis native John O’Leary moved the audience on the topic of “Living On Fire”. Attendees were then taken to Busch Stadium to visit the VIP Suites, tour the stadium, walk on the field, and then enjoy a fun evening watching the Cardinals take on the rival Cubs.

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Medina Electric Cooperative breaks ground!

On August 28th 2017, Medina Electric Cooperative held a Groundbreaking Ceremony to celebrate the construction start of their Rio Grande City Office. Board members from Medina Electric Cooperative gathered at the project site to help kickoff the construction by allowing them to begin the site work with ceremonial shovels.

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