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Co-op Spotlight: Holmes-Wayne Electric Cooperative

Holmes-Wayne Electric Cooperative's service territory is a top tourist area in the Buckeye State. Holmes-Wayne Electric Cooperative (HWEC) sits proudly among beautiful rolling hills and amid the largest...

At their peak: Buckeye Power’s peaking generators

Nick Mascia, project engineer at Buckeye Power, uses a borescope to look for damage to a turbine at the Mone plant. During the year's milder periods, a peaking facility like the Greenville Generating...

Good stewards

Credit: Getty Images Ohio's Electric Cooperatives was gratified to see the Environmental Protection Agency finalize its work on the Affordable Clean Energy rule to further reduce carbon dioxide emissions,...

Co-op Spotlight: Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative

Employees of Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative (PPEC) straddles the state line in northwest Ohio and northeast Indiana, serving 13,063 consumer-members between both...

Teamwork works

Credit: Getty Images Cooperation among cooperatives is one of the principles upon which our industry is founded. Think of it as teamwork — sounds nice, but it's more than just a neighborly way to conduct...

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...