Industry News

Fulfilling our mission

Cardinal Plant Manager Bethany Schunn and Sustainability Lead Julie Jones say that actively seeking input from plant employees has led to more efficient operations there. Part of the process of removing...

Cardinal: reliable and affordable

Ohio electric co-op members can witness the operation of Cardinal up close during our annual plant tours. Owning a power plant and being responsible for the day-to-day operations of a power plant are two...

Co-op Spotlight: Logan County Electric Cooperative

Logan County Electric Cooperative might be one of Ohio's smallest co-ops, but it serves large members like the Honda plant in Russells Point. Tucked against the base of Mad River Mountain in Bellefontaine...

Co-ops go to Washington

Cooperative leaders get a chance to speak to their representatives, including Sen. Sherrod Brown (above) and Sen. Rob Portman, about important issues during the Legislative Conference each April. The 2016...

Connecting city with country

Marc Armstrong, director of government affairs for Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives, makes an appearance on RFD-TV to tout the state's successful drive for participation in ACRE Co-Op Owners for Political...

Using our voice

Ohio co-op leaders met with U.S. Rep Bob Gibbs and other legislators during the annual NRECA Legislative Conference. As you might imagine, electric cooperatives have a great story to tell. We talk about...

Co-op Spotlight: Guernsey-Muskingum Electric Cooperative

Guernsey-Muskingum Electric Cooperative's service territory is teeming with natural beauty. Guernsey-Muskingum Electric Cooperative (GMEC) serves 17,091 consumer-members in east-central Ohio. The...

Always on duty

Pat O'Loughlin, president & CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Across the state, Ohio's electric co-ops invest in new and updated equipment to bring electricity to your home or business on a...

Linemen: All in the family

Jake Wells and Frank Wells Electric cooperatives are often thought of as "family" — after all, they share common principles and a commitment to their communities that make for relationships that go...

Co-op Spotlight: Pioneer Electric Cooperative

Service and generosity are traditions at Pioneer Electric Cooperative. Pioneer Electric Cooperative, based in Piqua, is a celebrity among cooperatives, if there can be such a thing. On Nov. 14, 1935, just...