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Cooperative Uses New Projects to Minimize Rising Member Costs

USA - June 29 2022 Montrail-Williams Electric Cooperative announced plans to use sales from its new data center facility, among other projects, to offset rising prices…

CEO of Arkansas Electric Cooperative Testifies to Congress about Importance of Grid Reliability

USA - June 28 2022 Buddy Hasten, CEO of Arkansas Electric Cooperative, testified before Congress about the need for federal and state policies that support electric…

Consortium of Indiana Electric Cooperatives Participate in Statewide Broadband Collective

USA - June 28 2022 Accord Telecommunications Collaborative, a broadband service provider composed of twenty-one Indiana electric cooperatives, has invested in Hoosier…

Judge Rejects Arbitration Request in Brazos Electric Power Cooperative Bankruptcy Case

USA - June 16 2022 A Texas judge rejected a request by one of Brazos Electric Power Cooperative’s (Brazos) creditors to arbitrate a contract dispute with Brazos over a…

Tri-County Rural Electric Cooperative Appoints Two Employees as Chief Executive Officers

USA - June 13 2022 The Tri-County Rural Electric Cooperative Board of Directors has filled the vacant chief executive officer position with two employees who have both…

Matheson Praises Biden’s Use of Defense Production Act for Energy Supply Chain

USA - June 7 2022 National Rural Electric Cooperative Association CEO, Jim Matheson, issued a statement praising President Biden’s June 6 action to invoke the Defense…

Coal Shipment Delays Create Concerns for Electric Cooperatives

USA - June 3 2022 Railcar delays caused by crew and train shortages have created significant problems for utilities like Arizona Electric Power Cooperative that are…

North Carolina Cooperatives to Invest in Solar + Storage Sites

USA - June 3 2022 North Carolina’s Electric Cooperatives announced plans to develop 14 solar + storage facilities across rural North Carolina. The sites will generate…

Arkansas Cooperatives Invest in Broadband Expansion

USA - May 31 2022 Ozarks Electric Cooperative and Craighead Electric Cooperative, along with several other Arkansas electric cooperatives, are forming a new wholesale…

Oregon Cooperative Assists with Baker City Land and Building Acquisition

USA - May 31 2022 Oregon Trail Electric Cooperative assisted the Baker Rural Fire Protection District to acquire $520,000 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of…