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OEC, Cardinal Operating Company welcome co-op members to power plant

Members and guests from Guernsey-Muskingum Electric Cooperative and 18 other electric cooperatives visited Cardinal Power Plant for an in-depth tour of the world-class facility. Co-op members, employees,...

Ohio co-ops successfully aid Florence recovery

Crews from Ohio cooperatives helped restore power to members of South River EMC and Lumbee River EMC in southern North Carolina this week. (Photo courtesy of Pioneer Electric Cooperative) Fifty-four...

Cardinal Power Plant reaches historic safety milestone

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Patrick Higgins 614.460.7872 phiggins@cardinalopco.com BRILLIANT, Ohio — Cardinal Operating Company, managing agent of the of Cardinal Power Plant, announced today that...

OEC and Touchstone Energy organize service project for Columbus residents

Volunteers made 750 paracord "survival" bracelets to benefit Operation Gratitude at last week's service event in Columbus. On September 5, hundreds of electric cooperative trustees, CEOs, and employees...

Columbus hosts NRECA Regions 1 and 4 meeting

Tom McQuiston, board president of Butler Rural Electric Cooperative and Ohio's director on the NRECA board, welcomed attendees to the Regions 1 and 4 meeting on September 6. The Buckeye State hosted...

South Central Power’s Poling passes away

Poling Richard C. "Dick" Poling, 65, vice chairman of the South Central Power Board of Trustees, passed away August 16 at his residence. Poling owned and operated R.C. Poling Co. Inc. in Junction City....

Back to school

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Schools around the state are back in session, and your electric cooperative has some educational opportunities coming up as well. One of...

Community strength front and center at OEC Summer Conference

OEC General Counsel Kurt Helfrich, right, swears in (from left) John Saxon, Gene McCluer, and Paul Berridge as secretary-treasurer, chairman, and vice chairman, respectively, of Ohio Rural Electric...

URE’s Rockenbaugh passes away

Rockenbaugh Ron Rockenbaugh, 63, manager of engineering services at Union Rural Electric Cooperative (URE), passed away unexpectedly on August 6. Rockenbaugh served URE and its members for more than 30...

Cardinal Plant Manager Schunn featured on WTRF-7

Cardinal Power Plant Manager Bethany Schunn was recently featured on WTRF-7 in Wheeling, W.Va. Schunn discusses her role as the leader of a 315-person staff and the challenges and priorities that come with...