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Serving Members in Benton, Yakima and Lewis Counties with
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Featured News and Services
A New Threat to the Snake River Dams
Rep. Simpson of Idaho has proposed drafting legislation that would breach the four dams on the lower Snake River. Benton REA has questions and serious concerns about the feasibility of the plan and questions the benefit of a plan that would ask taxpayers to spend $34 billion to significantly increase carbon emissions at a time when our region is taking drastic steps to reduce carbon emissions. Click to learn more.
Power To Care Bill Assistance Available
Power To Care allows members to round up their monthly electric bill to the nearest dollar, donating the spare change to a fund that helps fellow members pay their past-due electric bills. Qualifying residential members who need assistance paying their electric bill may apply for up to $275. Click to learn more.
Benton REA & PowerNET
Welcome Back - Offices Now Open!
Benton REA and PowerNET offices are open. Masks are required for unvaccinated guests. We look forward to seeing you again! Benton REA and PowerNET personnel are still available at 800-221-6987, Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Outages can be reported by calling 800-221-6987.
EV & Plug-In Hybrid Purchase Incentive
Benton REA offers up to $100 to members who purchase an electric vehicle and $25 for plug-in hybrid vehicles. Click here for details and the application.
Also, receive $300 when you install a Level 2 smart, in-home charging station. Click to learn more about our electric vehicle programs.