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Firelands’ new facility to be completed by year’s end

Firelands Electric Cooperative is making speedy progress on construction of its new unified headquarters, scheduled for completion by the end of 2018. After years of planning, Firelands Electric...

Consolidated remembers former trustee J. Richard Dawson

A former trustee and member of the Consolidated Cooperative family, J. Richard Dawson, age 94, of Brown Township in Delaware, Ohio, died June 4 at Willow Brook Christian Village. Dick served on the Delaware...

Sturgeon and Hardy earn CCC designation

Jade Sturgeon, communications representative at Butler Rural Electric Cooperative, and Mindy Hardy, communications specialist at South Central Power, recently earned their Certified Cooperative Communicator...

Economic partners: Co-ops spur growth in their communities

Dave Buschur and his wife, Danielle, had financing help from Midwest Electric when they decided to expand their business in the Marion Industrial Park in Mercer County. Dave Buschur saw the opportunity for...

Independently working together

Pat O'Loughlin, president & CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Without exception, electric cooperatives throughout the state of Ohio are proud, ingrained resources for the communities they serve. Of...

Cooperative interns: Building a career

Everyone has to start somewhere, career-wise. Many times, that means internships for those who are trying to sort out possible paths. For decades, explorers who have come into an internship at an electric...

Rehberg named Touchstone Energy Brand Champion

Janet Rehberg, right, received the Touchstone Energy Brand Champion award from Lynn Moore, center, executive director of Touchstone Energy Cooperatives. Also receiving the Brand Champion Award were Kelly...

George retires as Cardinal manager, Schunn takes reins

Chuck George, retiring plant manager at Cardinal Station, was recognized last week for his service to Cardinal and Ohio's electric co-ops. After eight years, Chuck George served his last day as plant...

Cardinal Power Plant reaches historic milestone

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Patrick Higgins 614.430.7872 phiggins@ohioec.org COLUMBUS, Ohio — Cardinal Operating Company, managing agent of the of Cardinal Power Plant, announced today that the...

Exercising your privilege to vote

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives On Tuesday, May 8, Ohio opens the polls for registered voters to exercise the privilege of free selection in party primaries; to make your...