Energy Solutions

Broadband
Solar
Electric Vehicles
Backup Power
Save Energy and Money

Broadband

We see broadband as a way to encourage economic development in our service territory while providing high-speed internet to our members. Recognized as “Bee Online Advantage”, our broadband service strives to bring faster, more reliable, and affordable internet and telephone services to our members.

SEE IF BEE ONLINE ADVANTAGE INTERNET & PHONE SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE IN YOUR AREA BY CLICKING THE BUTTON BELOW!

Now Available in Botetourt and Roanoke counties!

Bee Online Advantage Broadband


The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC benefit program that helps ensure that households can afford the broadband they need for work, school, healthcare and more.

The benefit provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands.

Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.

The Affordable Connectivity Program is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.

For more information, please visit the Affordable Connectivity Program page at the button below.

Affordable connectivity program

Solar

We support the use of inexhaustible and renewable energy. Solar technologies convert sunlight into electrical energy to generate electricity or be stored in batteries or thermal storage. Although we do not provide solar technologies ourselves, there are resources to help you learn more about them.

Are you considering solar energy for your home? Here are four factors to consider before installing solar panels.

Electric Vehicles

We are all about driving in style. Electric Vehicles (EV’s) can help improve fuel economy, lower fuel costs, and reduce emissions throughout our atmosphere. There are resources and tools to help you learn more about EV’s online.

We know it’s better to be prepared than not. It is important to have various power sources on hand when your primary power fails. Emergency power systems may include standby generators, batteries, and other apparatus.

Here is a helpful online resource on the pros and cons of battery storage vs. generators.

Backup Power

Save energy
& Money

ElecTel’s Energy Efficient Loans are available for many residential improvements and may save you energy and money. These loans will assist our members in taking advantage of efficiency measures to their homes.

Energy efficient improvements may include electric heat pumps, weather stripping, electric/solar water heaters, insulation, windows, doors, and other solar or energy star related items.

ENERGY EFFICIENT LOANS


We understand the importance of saving energy and money in today’s world. It is important for our members to experience solutions in energy sources and systems that are renewable and cost-effective.

Not sure where to start? These tips will help you identify ways to cut the cost of your electric bill.