Electric Co-op Fiber Broadband Achievements and Upcoming Funding Opportunities
Conexon Newsletter | July 2019
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Congratulations to South Central Electric for achieving a huge milestone of connecting 1,000 members to high-speed fiber internet and successfully completing Phase 1 of its construction project.
Celebrating with the South Central Connect team on July 18th. Thank you for letting us be apart of your FTTH journey!
US Congressman, Denver Riggleman visits Central Virginia Electric to discuss legislation and rural broadband initiatives.
You truly are an inspirational group and we are proud to be a part of the coop family.
CoBank's RuralConnect: Broadband Success for Electric Cooperatives
Conexon Partner's Randy Klindt and Jonathan Chambers spoke on funding a broadband network and operations from initial stages of construction to daily operations at CoBank's recent broadband event in Ohio.
Registration is OPEN now for Conexon's Electric Coop Fiber Broadband Workshop - Proven Blueprint to FTTH Success
Come and learn from fellow Electric Cooperative's about their experiences in deployment of fiber to the home networks from initial planning, funding, network design, construction, connecting members, and everything in between.
Congratulations to the GoSEMO team for hitting another milestone in its Fiber-to-the-home deployment!
The Rural Digital Opportunity Fund: A Proposal to...
Chairman Pai's Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) is the most significant rural infrastructure initiative of our time. At over $20 billion, there is sufficient funding in the RDOF to support the most advanced fiber optic services to every...
This month we were excited to join in celebrating the first of many milestones to come: more than 2,000 members connected with high speed fiber internet!
Since going live to the public on February 11th of this year, they have been working as quickly as possible to get zones ready and opened for services. We are so proud of the OEC team!
Cumberland Project Kickoff Meeting
Conexon meet with the Cumberland Electric (CEMC) team in early July to cover pre-design, planning, and construction to get ready for the launch of its broadband subsidiary Cumberland Connect, building more than 1500 miles in the first phase of its fiber project!
Thank you Central Virginia Electric for inviting us to join in the celebration of Firefly’s rural broadband expansion in Fluvanna County.
'We're All in This Together': Va. Governor Commends...
PALMYRA, Va.-Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam grew up on electric cooperative lines and lauds their record of "reliable and efficient energy service." But at a historic church surrounded by woods in the state's rural center, he recognized co-ops'...
Congratulations to the following electric co-op's with more than 10,000 members connected to high-speed fiber broadband! We couldn't be more proud of you and are grateful to be able to assist you with your fiber to the home journey.