Co-op members view their source of power up close at Cardinal Station

Union Rural Electric Cooperative members were among the more than 500 co-op members and guests who visited Cardinal Station’s Unit 3 last week.

More than 500 members, employees, and guests from 16 co-ops visited Cardinal Station, the primary source of power for Ohio’s 25 electric cooperatives, for tours of the facility on Sept. 13-14.

On the tours led by OEC staff, attendees received a received an up-close look at what goes into generating the electricity they depend on every day, including the environmental controls that have helped Cardinal to be one of the cleanest generating plants of its kind.

Click here to view photos of the tours.