Powell Valley Electric Cooperative makes it easy to connect to our service. PVEC requires a completed application for service, two forms of identification, and payment of a membership fee and deposit before service can be connected.

Application for service

Complete an application for service. If the form is completed outside of the office, it must be notarized.
Residential application | Commercial application


Applicants must have a photo ID and a second form of identification.

Membership Fee

As a member-owned co-op, all members must pay a $5.00 membership fee.


Powell Valley requires a deposit of  two times the average bill in the past 12 months for the service location. If no history is available or electric service for a new location is established the following deposit amounts apply:

House, Mobile Home$260.00
Apartment, Condo$160.00
Cabin, Houseboat$100.00
Barn, Electric Fence$50.00
Pump, Garage$70.00

Deposits will be refunded after paying on time for 12 consecutive months.

A deposit can be waived if you meet certain requirements (good credit history with PVEC, good credit history from previous electric utility or a third party co-signer).  Contact your local PVEC office for information.