News from BARC
19-Feb-2015 Help Us Beat the Peak!!
As temperatures continue to drop across our service territory, load on our electric system begins to increase which could potentially lead to power outages should we reach max capacity of load on our system. We are asking our members to help us out over the next few days while temperatures remain ..
19-Jan-2015 BARC If You Want Broadband
We are very excited to announce that BARC officially has plans to build 325 miles of fiber passing 4,000 homes & businesses in the Rockbridge and Lexington areas. We'll be offering ultra high-speed internet (up to 1 gbps), unlimited long distance calling, and cable TV at very affordable prices. ..
Copper theft has reached epidemic proportions in the past few years due to the high price copper fetches from scrap recyclers. No industry has experienced this more than electric utilities. Copper thieves across the country have caused extensive damage to electric systems, harm..
31-Dec-2014 Statement of Nondiscrimination
STATEMENT OF NONDISCRIMINATION BARC Electric Cooperative is the recipient of federal financial assistance from the Rural Utilities Service, an agency of the U. S. Department of Agriculture, and is subject to the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended, Secti..
18-Dec-2014 Reporting Outages
If you are experiencing a power outage, please report outages by calling 800-846-2272, or by texting your outage. Be sure to have your account number available when reporting outages. If you do not have your account number, please use the telephone number associated with your account. For more inf..