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Mission Statement
The mission of Aiken Electric Cooperative, Inc. is to empower communities by providing reliable, competitively priced energy and other services desired by our membership.

Aiken Electric Cooperative, your energy company, offers a wide variety of programs and services designed to enhance the quality of life our member-owners enjoy. We’re constantly refining these programs – and developing new ones – just another way we’re always looking out for you.

Account Information:

Bank Draft – Your checking or savings account will automatically be drafted each month for the amount of your electric bill. Application form
Credit Card Draft – Automatically charge your bill to your credit card
PayByNet – Pay your bill online, any time, using your credit card, draft options or auto pay; set up account alerts and reminders; review your billing, payment and usage history
IVR (Interactive Voice Response) – Pay over the phone by calling (803) 649-6245. Data rates may apply.
Text “PAY” to 352-667 – Message & data rates may apply. Review AEC Interactive Texting Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions at
Go Green, Save Green – Receive a $1 bill credit for 12 months when you use both E-billing and Bank Draft to pay your electric bill. You’ll receive a link to access your bill in an e-mail each month. Enroll now
Auto Pay – One time set up that allows you to automatically charge payment to a credit card account or subtract from your checking or savings account on the same day every month or on your due date. Set up thru the member portal
Levelized Billing – Available to qualified residential members who wish to be able to budget in advance for their utility bills. Levelized billing uses a rolling average of your electric bill for the most recent 12 months. More information
Advance Pay – A pay-as-you-go plan that allows you to keep a positive balance by making payments as needed. No deposit required. Instead of receiving a paper bill each month, usage is calculated daily.
Senior U Select® – A program that allows qualifying cooperative members on Social Security and/or disability to pay their bill on the 8th or the 22th of each month More information
Remote Pay Stations and Payment kiosks – Pay your bill at any AEC remote pay station or 24-hr machine located at our Aiken, Edgefield and North offices. Remote station listing
Third-Party Notification – A free service that allows a designated third party to be notified should a loved one’s electric bill become past due or be subject to disconnection.
Mobile App – Access your account information and report outages on your phone.
CheckOut – a fast and convenient way to pay your AEC bill while checking out at participating retailers near you. Qualifying locations include Dollar General, Family Dollar and CVS Pharmacy. This service only accepts cash payments and a $1.50 convenience fee will be charged at the time of payment. For more information, visit

This is your Co-op Connections card. Use it every day!
  • It’s FREE to all Aiken Electric Co-op members.
  • Look for businesses and pharmacies displaying the Co-op Connections sticker.
  • This card gives Co-op members 10-60% discounts on many prescription drugs as well as all kinds of discounts at participating local and national businesses. Find all discounts at
  • Use the “Cash Back Mall” portal for online shopping at more than 5,000 leading merchants and earn cash back on your purchases. Download the free Shopping Assistant and get started.
  • Print your card and start saving today.
The benefits of being a member of Aiken Electric Cooperative are at your fingertips

As a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, we are dedicated to maintaining high standards of integrity, accountability, innovation and community commitment in all we do by providing electric service that is among the most reliable, affordable and efficient to be found anywhere in the country; by offering a wide range of programs and services carefully designed to improve our member’s needs.