News & Updates

Expiration of COVID-19 Customer Protections

Thursday, April 8th, 2021 — Wednesday, June 30th, 2021

April 8, 2021 Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. (BVES) is informing customers that the COVID-19 Customer Protections are set to expire on June 30, 2021. BVES offers multiple bill payment options. If you have a past due balance, we highly encourage you to contact us immediately and establish a payment plan to avoid the possibility of being disconnected starting July 1, 2021. Please call our Customer Service Center at (800) 808-2837 and speak to one of our representatives today.   Read More

Outage on March 5, 2021

Friday, March 5th, 2021

Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. is aware of the outage in the Big Bear Area. BVES crews have been dispatched and are working to restore power safely. We do not have an estimated time of restoration. Read More

Planned Outage February 10, 2021

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

PLANNED OUTAGE: BVES, Inc. service west of the dam to the Village will be temporarily interrupted on Tuesday, February 10th at 9:15AM for less than a 5-minute period. If you have any questions or concerns, please call us at 1-800-808-2837. Read More

Storm Warning for Big Bear Lake for January 28, 2021

Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Another big storm wave is anticipated this afternoon, so please stay prepared ! We have crews deployed throughout the territory and are ready to respond if needed. Thank you to our crews for doing their part to keep the lights on ! Read More

Outage January 9, 2021

Saturday, January 9th, 2021

Update: Power has been fully restored approximately 7:30PM Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. is aware of the outage which occurred at approximately 3:15PM in the Big Bear area. BVES crews have been dispatched and are working to restore power safely. At this time we do not have an estimated time of restoration. Read More

Outage December 30, 2020

Wednesday, December 30th, 2020

Update: Power has been fully restored approximately 9:30AM. Original Notice: Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. is aware of the outage which occurred at approximately 9:15AM in the Village area. BVES crews have been dispatched and are working to restore power safely.... Read More

Outage December 27th, 2020

Sunday, December 27th, 2020

Update: Power has been fully restored at approximately 6:25PM Original Notice: Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. is aware of the outage which occured at approximately 5:00PM in the Paradise and Erwin area. BVES crews have been dispatched and are working to restore power safely... Read More

Outage December, 27 2020

Sunday, December 27th, 2020

Update: Power has been fully restored approximately at 4:00am. Original Notice: Bear Valley Electric is aware of an outage affecting the Big Bear area. Crews have been dispatched and are working to restore power safely... Read More

Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. 2020- PSPS Warning Expired

Friday, December 11th, 2020

⚠️ December 11, 2020 3:00PM ⚠️ Southern California Edison has informed Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. that no Public Safety Power Shutoff will be necessary after placing BVES transmission lines under potential PSPS alert last night.... Read More

Bear Valley Electric Service, Inc. 2020- Operation Gobble

Tuesday, November 24th, 2020

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