The Crisp County Power Commission is one of more than 2,200 public power systems in the U.S. providing dependable and economic power to the citizens in their communities. We serve Crisp County, Georgia including the municipalities of Cordele and Arabi. We also own and operate Lake Blackshear, an 8,700 acre reservoir stretching 20 miles long on the Flint River which provides hydroelectric power to our customers. The Power Commission is dedicated to providing excellent customer service and reliable, cost-effective power to our customers. Our service area covers approximately 330 square miles with an estimated population of 23,000.
Near Record High Temperatures in June
The Crisp County Power Commission service area experienced near-record high temperatures in mid to late-June. The high temperatures, coupled with our traditionally higher summer rates, may result in high energy bills.
Energy Conservation Tips
- Keep your thermostat at 78 degrees or higher
- Replace your AC filter regularly
- Keep windows covered to block the sun’s rays
- Use fans to help the air feel cooler
For more energy saving tips visit energy.gov.
Monitor Usage Using our Online Portal or Free Mobile App
You have the ability to monitor your usage using our online portal or our free mobile app. Usage can be displayed in daily intervals or in 15-minute intervals. Weather conditions including average temperature and high temperature can also be displayed allowing you to see how your usage pattern correlates to temperature conditions. This allows you to see your usage and to make energy conservation efforts to lower your usage before getting your bill. If you have any questions about our online portal or our free mobile app, please contact our Customer Service Department at 229-273-3811.
Do you need help paying your bill? The Power Commission allows customers to have up to two payment arrangements per calendar year which extend the day the service may be subject to disconnection by up to 10 days beyond the cut off date on the bill. In addition, a list of agencies that help people pay some or all of their power bill can be found on our web site here.
mobile app update
Our mobile app was updated to the latest release on May 18th. We have had reports that some Apple users were getting a message saying the updated app was not compatible with their device. This issue has been corrected. Apple users may need to reboot their phone and update the app from the Apple store to resolve the issue on their device.
OSMOSE UTILITY SERVICE
Beginning May 23, 2022, the Crisp County Power Commission will have contractors, Osmose Utility Service, in the Arabi area south of Landfill Road from the East side of our territory to the West side of our territory. Osmose will be digging around the base of poles and doing a full inspection of the poles in the area. Workers may be on your property to inspect poles.
If you are unsure if a worker is with Osmose please call our Operations and Engineering Offices at 229-273-3811.
OPERATIONS BUILDING FAX OUT OF ORDER
Our operations building fax line – 229-273-3825 – is currently out of order. If you need to fax something to our operations building please fax it to the recipient’s attention at 229-273-3824.
Important Scam Notice to All Customers
Anyone receiving calls from someone representing themselves as Crisp County Power Commission or Crisp County Energy “MAY NOT BE LEGITIMATE”. PLEASE DO NOT PROVIDE PERSONAL AND/OR CREDIT CARD INFORMATION TO SUCH INDIVIDUALS. Please feel free to call us at our Business Office at 229-273-3811 if you have any questions about any such call.
202 South 7th Street, Cordele, GA, United StatesTue, Aug August 23, 2022 2:00 PM EDTCrisp County Power Commission monthly board meetings are held in the Crisp County Power Commission Board Room, 202 South 7th Street, Cordele, GA. Meetings are usually held the 4th Tuesday of every month and are televised on WSST.
Mon, Sep September 5, 2022 All DayOur offices will be closed on Monday, 9/5/2022, in observance of Labor Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, 9/6/2022, at 8:00 AM. For outages please call 229-273-3811.
202 South 7th Street, Cordele, GA, United StatesTue, Sep September 27, 2022 2:00 PM EDTCrisp County Power Commission monthly board meetings are held in the Crisp County Power Commission Board Room, 202 South 7th Street, Cordele, GA. Meetings are usually held the 4th Tuesday of every month and are televised on WSST.
Georgia Veterans State Park, U.S. 280, Cordele, GA, USATue, Oct October 4, 2022 7:00 PM EDTLake Blackshear Homeowner Association (LBHA) quarterly meeting, Family Shelter #2, Georgia Veterans Memorial State Park, US Hwy 280 West, Cordele, GA. Meetings are held the 1st Tuesday in the months of January, April, July, and October.
Mon, Oct October 10, 2022 All DayOur offices will be closed on Monday, 10/10/2022, in observance of Columbus Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, 10/11/2022, at 8:00 AM. For outages please call 229-273-3811.