News Maker Greg Rogers on the Line Worker’s Rodeo and more

It’s the first Friday of May and that means a check in with Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC).

Today we spoke with SVEC President and CEO Greg Rogers in our latest news maker.

News makers are sponsored by Warren County.

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Greg tells us that it is time for the annual Line Worker’s Rodeo and what is involved.

He tells us that SVEC Line Workers show off their skills and compete with other cooperative Linemen in Doswell Virginia.

Greg also tells us that SVEC will start doing their herbicidal maintenance and how the  cooperative uses environmentally safe materials to accomplish the work.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.

News Maker Greg Rogers on the SVEC EV Grand Prix

The annual Electric Vehicle (EV) Grand Prix for high school students is set for next month.

We spoke to the sponsor of the event Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) President and CEO Greg Rogers about it in our latest news maker.

News makers are sponsored by Warren County.

Experience Warren County Where History, Nature, and Family Come Together.

Greg tells us all about the EV Grand Prix and how schools from one end of the valley to the other are involved.

He also has a great story about the sportsmanship between schools at one of the earlier events.

Greg also has information about powering your own EV at home.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.

News Maker Greg Rogers on SVEC November

As we do the first Friday of each month we check in with Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) in our latest news maker.

News makers are sponsored by Warren County.

Experience Warren County Where History, Nature and Family Come Together.

Today Greg Rogers, the President and CEO of SVEC tells us that the third phase of Operation Round Up has benefited 10 local nonprofits.

Greg also tells us how a nonprofit can apply for funding for 2024’s Operation Round Up.

He also has some good advice as we head into the cooler weather.

Greg also tells us that the cooperative has great gift certificates just in time for the gift giving season.

You must apply for the gift certificates by December 15 here.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.

News Maker Greg Rogers of SVEC on remaining safe

Winter weather is coming, and Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) is ready 24 7.

We spoke with SVEC President and CEO Greg Rogers in our latest news maker about keeping yourself and crews safe.

News makers are brought to you by Warren County Together We are Community.

Greg reminds us that the move over law on roads applies to electrical crews as well.

He also has tips for generator use during outages as well.

Greg also has advice on effective and proper use of space heaters too.

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative also wishes everyone a happy and safe holiday season.

Click here for Greg’s news maker.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.

News Maker Greg Rogers on Oct. at SVEC

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) is celebrating National Cooperative month.

As we do the first Fri. of every month we are talking with SVEC.

This month the President and CEO of SVEC Greg Rogers is with us in our latest news maker.

News makers are brought to you by Warren County Together We are Community.

Greg tells us about National Cooperative month.

He also explains the advantages of being a member of a cooperative.

Greg also explains that one of the codes of being in a cooperative is working with each other to correct problems that might occur as in the recovery from Hurricane Ian.

Click here for Greg’s interview.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.

News Maker Greg Rogers on Gaf-n-Go rodeo

We are all invited to attend the Gaf-n-Go Line Worker’s Rodeo in Doswell Virginia.

This is an annual event that shows off the abilities of Electrical Line Workers.

As we do every first Friday of the month we spoke to Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) CEO and President Greg Rogers in our latest news maker.

The good news is brought to you by The Town of Front Royal.

Greg tells us about this fun and competitive event May 13 and 14.

He also tells us that any Line Worker is able to enter the competition.

Greg also tells us how the competition allows the general public to view the remarkable work that the Line Workers do all the time.

Click here for Greg’s interview.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.

News Maker Greg Rogers on Gaf-n-Go rodeo

We are all invited to attend the Gaf-n-Go Line Worker’s Rodeo in Doswell Virginia.

This is an annual event that shows off the abilities of Electrical Line Workers.

As we do every first Friday of the month we spoke to Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) CEO and President Greg Rogers in our latest news maker.

The good news is brought to you by The Town of Front Royal.

Greg tells us about this fun and competitive event May 13 and 14.

He also tells us that any Line Worker is able to enter the competition.

Greg also tells us how the competition allows the general public to view the remarkable work that the Line Workers do all the time.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.

SVEC’s Greg Rogers on calling 811

With nicer weather on the way Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) wants to remind us to know before we dig.

As we do every first Fri. of the month we check in with SVEC to see what the cooperative has for the month.

This month we spoke with SVEC President and CEO Greg Rogers about knowing before you dig in our latest news maker.

The good news is brought to you by The Town of Front Royal.

Greg reminds us how important it is to call 811 before starting any digging project on your property.

He reminds us that if you should break an underground utility you could face fines.

Greg also reminds us that you should call at least three days before the project begins.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here. 

News Maker Greg Rogers of SVEC for the month of March

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) awarded almost $24,000 to various charities in each county it serves.

As we do the first Friday of every month we check in with SVEC in our latest news maker.

The good news is brought to you by The Town of Front Royal.

This month SVEC President and CEO Greg Rogers is with us and tells about Operation Round Up.

Operation Round Up is a chance for SVEC to give back to the communities they serve.

Through the generosity of their member owners SVEC is able to help these various organizations.

Greg tells us who benefited from the latest grants and how to get involved.

He also tells us about opportunities to become a member of SVEC’s Board of Directors.

Click here for Greg’s interview.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.

News Maker Greg Rogers of SVEC for the month of March

Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) awarded almost $24,000 to various charities in each county it serves.

As we do the first Friday of every month we check in with SVEC in our latest news maker.

The good news is brought to you by The Town of Front Royal.

This month SVEC President and CEO Greg Rogers is with us and tells about Operation Round Up.

Operation Round Up is a chance for SVEC to give back to the communities they serve.

Through the generosity of their member owners SVEC is able to help these various organizations.

Greg tells us who benefited from the latest grants and how to get involved.

He also tells us about opportunities to become a member of SVEC’s Board of Directors.

For more news from across the Shenandoah Valley, click here.