Sunset News and Updates

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Press Release: Sunset Provides Internet to Help Coordinate Firefighting Effort

November 15, 2016

(DUFFIELD, Va.)—Sunset Digital Communications was asked to provide Internet service to help in the effort to fight forest fires in the region. Sunset crews immediately began to connect the City of Norton and Wise County offices so that officials there can better communicate information …

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Press Release: Sunset Helps Bring Federal Cool & Connected Program to Lee County, Virginia

August 24, 2016

(DUFFIELD, Va.)—The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Sustainable Communities and the Department of Agriculture Rural Utilities Service and the Appalachian Regional Commission announced today that Jonesville and Pennington Gap, Virginia, will be part of a pilot program called Cool & Connected …

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Press Release: Sunset Digital to purchase OptiNet Division from BVU

February 5, 2016

(DUFFIELD, Va.)—Paul Elswick, Chief Executive Officer of Sunset Digital Communications, Inc., announced today that an unsolicited offer by his company to purchase the OptiNet Division of Bristol Virginia Utilities Authority (BVU) has been approved by BVU’s Board of Directors. “This is a great day …

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Press Release: Sunset Digital Communications Receives VCEDA Loan to Expand Broadband in Southwest Virginia

October 28, 2015

(Duffield, VA)—For more than a decade, Sunset Digital Communications has been making the dream of fiber to the home a possibility for thousands in rural Southwest Virginia and Tennessee. Now, through a new loan by the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority (VCEDA), Sunset …

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White Paper: Powell Valley Electric Cooperative Improves Safety and Saves Money with Sunset Digital

September 25, 2014

Powell Valley Electric Cooperative partnered with Sunset Digital to help construct and utilize Sunset’s Fiber-to-the-Premises network in Southwest Virginia and Northeast Tennessee to manage their electrical grid for the purposes of safety, cost savings, and increased revenue through reduced outages while not increasing …

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