LCEC – Lee County Electric Cooperative

LCEC’s 8th Annual Goblin Gallop 5K Run/Walk for United Way

LCEC’s 8th Annual Goblin Gallop 5K Run/Walk for United Way

September 17th, 2019

September 17, 2019 – LCEC will be holding its 8th Annual LCEC Goblin Gallop 5K to benefit the United Way on October 26, 2019. The 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run will be held at Jaycee Park in Cape Coral, Florida. Registration/check-in begins at 7 a.m. and the race starts at 7:30 a.m. The Kids […]

Power down or sleep mode…what to know!

September 9th, 2019

September 9, 2019 – There are many simple and free ways to save on your electric bill. One simple trick is to power down your computer when you are not using it. If shutting down your pc is not an option for you, LCEC energy experts recommend that you put your computer in sleep mode […]

Generator safety tips from LCEC

September 3rd, 2019

September 3, 2019 – Although Dorian may not impact our area with category 5 strength winds, there may be some isolated outages. Crews are ready to respond and we don’t expect extended outages requiring backup power supply. Just in case, when operating a generator, safety is of the utmost importance. Please consider the following tips […]

How does LCEC prepare for storm season?

August 29th, 2019

August 29, 2019 – Long before storm season, utilities develop response plans and options to mitigate damage and recover from destruction as quickly as possible. Experience from past storms helps in the planning process and the ability to incorporate lessons learned ensures rapid recovery. Southwest Florida has had their fair share of storms and LCEC […]

Protect your children from electrical hazards

August 27th, 2019

August 27, 2019 – Once you become a parent, there are millions of things to worry about. Electrical hazards in your home doesn’t have to be one of them. There are oodles of gadgets designed to help baby-proof your home. Along with those security gizmos, it is important to keep the following in mind to […]

Outage map available at

August 20th, 2019

August 20, 2019 – As diligently as LCEC works to keep the lights on for customers, power outages occasionally happen. Power outages can happen for a variety of causes including storms, animals, vehicle accidents, fallen trees and even sailboats coming into contact with power lines. Through our automated outage system that tracks customer calls, field […]

Stay away from the big green box

August 13th, 2019

August 13, 2019 – They are big, green, and sit in residential neighborhoods. These big green boxes are called pad-mounted transformers and caution must be used around them. What are pad-mounted transformers? Pad-mounted transformers work in the same capacity as the transformers (gray cans) on the top of electric poles do. In essence, they convert […]

Call for LCEC Environmental Funding Award Applications

August 6th, 2019

August 6, 2019 – September 1 is the deadline to apply for LCEC’s 2019 Environmental Funding Awards. To apply for an environmental funding award from LCEC, organizations can email to receive an application. Interested organizations must meet certain criteria to be considered for the award including being located within LCEC service territory, funding utilized […]

Tips for evacuating before a storm

July 30th, 2019

July 30, 2019 – So far so good this storm season, but there is no way to predict what Mother Nature has in store for the remainder of this unnerving time of year. If a storm does rear its ugly head and you live in a mobile home, coastal area, flood prone area or a […]

Preparing your home for a storm

July 23rd, 2019

July 23, 2019 – We are in the midst of storm season. By now, you should have your family’s disaster plan and kit ready to go if the situation calls for it. But is your home prepared if a storm comes to SWFL? The most important precaution you can take to reduce damage to your […]

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