Welcome to Shelby Electric Cooperative's Website!

We are a not-for-profit member/owned electric distribution cooperative formed in 1938. Our headquarters is in Shelbyville, Illinois with an outpost in Taylorville, Illinois. 

On January 1, 1939. we energized 169 miles of line to serve 481 members in three counties. Today, we serve over 9,500 member-owners across 2,200 miles of energized line in all or parts of nine counties.


Visit our Outage Map

Outage Map

News & Events

Weathering a winter storm!

Mother Nature can knock out power!

Getting Around Illinois

Interactive Map for Getting Around Illinois

Use a space heater with care

Using a space heater safely

Rate Adjustment Announced

Cooperative Announces Rate Adjustment

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