Industry News

Be aware, be involved, and be thankful

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Another important election day has arrived. Some view the election as historic. Some are passionate about candidates and issues, and others...

Operation Round Up

Kathy Fleenor, a pediatric physical therapist from the early-intervention division of Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilities, helps Lucas walk on the infant treadmill for the first...

Rounding up support for our communities

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives National Cooperative Month has been celebrated in October for more than half a century. This year’s theme, “Cooperatives Build,”...

Climbing for a cause

The Rhodes family (from left — Steve, Tami, Samantha, and Nick) has been hiking and involved in outdoor excursions for years. Always ready for an adventure, the Rhodes family is pictured above during a 2012...

To the polls!

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Just as summer winds down and the afternoons are cooling off, this year’s election cycle is heating up (who thought it could get any...

A co-op success story

Blazing hot days in August, bone-chilling cold days in February — what do those weather extremes have to do with the cost of electricity? More than the bottom line on your electric bill. Explaining the...

Country Living revisited

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives Our seven guiding principles serve as the touchstone for electric cooperatives around the world. Later in this issue, we’re featuring the...

Independence through cooperation

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives We hear about independence all the time in our daily lives — independent voters are a hot topic this year, and energy independence has...

Here comes the sun

OurSolar — coming soon to a co-op near you. While many people endorse the benefits of solar power, the idea of their actually installing and maintaining a costly rooftop grid might never see the light of...

Powerful Co-op Voices

Spencer Waugh and Marc Armstrong coordinate government affairs for Ohio's Electric Cooperatives. Keeping Ohio’s elected officials up-to-date on the concerns of electric co-op members is a year-round job...