UPDATE: Central Electric Restoration Efforts Continue

Date: April 14, 2024 Update: 8:30 A.M. Central Electric Restoration Complete As of 8:30 a.m., Central Electric has restored power to everyone that can receive it. Manager Long would like to thank all the CEPA employees, Alcorn County Electric Power Association, East Mississippi Electric Power Association, and Southern Pine... Read More.

Central Electric Continues Restoration Efforts

**Update as of April 11, 2024, 10:45 a.m.** Central Electric continues restoration efforts following the severe weather event that affected our service area. Significant progress was made yesterday. Crews continue to work in each district to restore power as quickly and safely as possible. Additional outside assistance is... Read More.

Central Electric Reports Outages Throughout Its Service Area

Due to substantial rain fall, damaging winds, and possible tornadoes, Central Electric Power Association experienced sustained power outages throughout its seven county service area. CEPA promptly mobilized their field operations staff to restore power. Central Electric Power Association had more than 10,000 members without electric service and over... Read More.


A Message from TVA and Central Electric

TVA and CENTRAL ELECTRIC POWER ASSOCIATION MEDIA ADVISORY Public Power Team Working to Keep Consumers Warm Cold temperatures across the area are placing additional demands on the power system, and CENTRAL EPA team members are working hard to ensure you remain safe and warm. Until the temperature moderates,... Read More.


As Gas Prices Climb, How About An Electric Car?

With gas prices going through the roof, maybe it's time to consider an electric car.  EV Mississippi is a non-profit group which advocates for electric and hybrid vehicles.  Its president, Josh Hazel, says with pump prices this high, the cost of fueling a gas-burning... Read More.

Nissan To Build Electric Vehicles In Canton

Governor Tate Reeves and officials from Nissan gathered today at Nissan Canton Vehicle Assembly Plant to announce the company’s plans to build two all-new, all-electric vehicles in the state. Nissan plans to invest $500 million in its Canton facility to support this project, marking... Read More.


UPDATE: Central Electric Power Association Outage Report

Date: October 27, 2019 Central Electric Continues Power Restoration throughout Its Service Area Due to substantial rain fall and damaging winds from Tropical Depression Olga, Central Electric Power Association experienced sustained power outages throughout its seven county service area. CEPA promptly mobilized their field operations staff... Read More.