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OEC safety and loss director featured in copper theft story

Dwight Miller Director of Safety and Loss Control Dwight Miller, director of safety and loss control at Ohio's Electric Cooperatives, was featured in a recent NRECA story on copper theft. Copper theft...

Ohio linemen come to the aid of New Hampshire co-op

Wind damage, as seen above in Deerfield, N.H., knocked out power to 60 percent of New Hampshire Electric Cooperative members. A month-and-a-half after traveling to Georgia in the wake of Hurricane Irma,...

OEC supports repeal of Clean Power Plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Patrick Higgins 614.430.7872 phiggins@ohioec.org COLUMBUS, Ohio—Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives (OEC) announced today that it supports the efforts of Environmental...

Ohio co-ops assisting Irma power restoration efforts in Georgia

https://youtu.be/6-9diwsBVJc Ohio's Electric Cooperatives and its member co-ops are answering the call for assistance in areas ravaged by Hurricane Irma. Sixty-nine linemen from Ohio electric co-ops are...

Project Ohio gears up for Phase 2 in Guatemala

Top row, from left: Dwight Miller, director of safety training and loss control, Ohio's Electric Cooperatives; Phil Crowdy, operations manager, Frontier Power; Brian Tucker, line supervisor, South Central...

OEC sponsors 4-H Health and Safety Speaking Contest

Magen Howard (at podium) speaks at the 4-H Health and Safety Day on behalf of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives. Ohio's Electric Cooperatives continued its long-running sponsorship of the Ohio 4-H Health and...

New lineworker training facility featured on 10TV, ABC 6

Ohio's Electric Cooperatives' Central Ohio Lineworker Training (COLT) program opened its brand-new indoor training facility in Mt. Gilead on Monday. https://youtu.be/cT9R0rjaMuo The facility will allow...

State-of-the-art electric line worker training facility opens

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2017 CONTACT: Patrick Higgins 614.430.7872 phiggins@ohioec.org COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives (OEC) announced today that it will hold a grand opening...

OEC employees visit WSYX ABC 6

(from left) Maura Gallagher, Patrick Higgins, Magen Howard Last week, Patrick Higgins, Magen Howard, and Maura Gallagher of the Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives communications staff visited the WSYX ABC 6...

OEC CEO advocates for House Bill 239

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 1, 2017 CONTACT: Patrick Higgins 614.430.7872 phiggins@ohioec.org COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives President and CEO Patrick O’Loughlin testified before...