Welcome to New Jersey's Only Electric Cooperative!

November 27, 2014:

Thanksgiving Snowstorm: After 10-12" of heavy, wet snow fell yesterday, we've had numerous scattered outages into this morning. Please use our outage viewer at the top of this page for the current outages and estimated restorals. We hope to have all power restored by 5:00pm today.

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November 26, 2014:

Sussex Rural Electric invites interested members to submit an application to serve on its Board of Directors. Openings are in District 1 and District 2. Directors serve three year terms and must live in the District they represent.

Applicants should be in good standing with the cooperative and must meet specific qualifications. The qualifications for Directors are found in the Bylaws - see Article IV, Section 3 (page 7 of the Bylaws document).

The application can be found on our Board of Directors page


The highest possible quality of service at the lowest possible price.

This is the mission statement of your cooperative. With the data just received in June of 2014, we are within $5.01 per year of regaining the lowest priced electric utility in NJ title. Want to help us move into the lead? Look into load control. It saved over $240,000 in 2013. Enroll your electric water heater and central air conditioner today to grow the savings, reduce operating costs, regain the #1 spot and earn a small bill credit as well.

2014 Rate Comparison

Fall Special on Cummins Whole House Generators

Generator Line

Purchase soon and get a 5 year comprehensive warranty at no extra charge, a $500.00 value.

Online Bill Pay Tips

Question about using the online bill pay application? We have some help for you here.

Help Us Save You Money!

Load control is the 20+ year old program your cooperative uses to save you money and gives you a $2 or $5 bill credit per month. How does it work? We turn off controlled equipment when power costs are high get more information here...

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Sussex Rural Electric Cooperative • 64 County Route 639 • Sussex, NJ • Email:

Phone: (973) 875-5101 • ER: (877) 504-6463 (after hours and in emergencies) • Fax: (973) 875-4114

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