Statewide Services

Shaw awarded Cooperative Intern Scholarship

Shaw Sierra Shaw has been awarded a $1,600 Cooperative Intern Scholarship from Ohio's Electric Cooperatives. Shaw served as an intern at Holmes-Wayne Electric Cooperative for the 2016 and 2017 summers....

OEC’s Sachdeva, Berns retire

Mohan Sachdeva, left, and Dee Berns, right, retired after many years of service to Ohio's Electric Cooperatives. Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO, joined them for the cake cutting. Ohio's Electric...

Miller reelected to Touchstone Energy board

Miller Doug Miller, vice president of statewide services at Ohio's Electric Cooperatives, was reelected in December to the Touchstone Energy Cooperatives board of directors. Miller joined the Touchstone...

OEC CEO wins national leadership award for communication innovation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Patrick Higgins 614.430.7872 phiggins@ohioec.org PALM DESERT, Calif. – Pat O’Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives, today was recognized for his...

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...