Statewide Services

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...

Electric co-op leaders take their concerns to Congress

U.S. Rep. Bob Latta, R-Bowling Green (right), discusses energy policy with (clockwise from bottom) Midwest Electric's Matt Berry, Lorain-Medina/North Central's Markus Bryant, Union Rural Electric...

OEC’S Miller participates in PUCO panel

Miller Doug Miller, vice president of statewide services at Ohio's Electric Cooperatives, recently represented the state's co-ops on a panel hosted by the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO). The...

O’Loughlin, Armstrong talk co-ops on RFD-TV

While in Washington, D.C., for the annual NRECA Legislative Conference, Ohio's Electric Cooperatives President and CEO Pat O'Loughlin discussed energy policy with...

CFC, NCSC contribute to Ohio co-ops’ education and training programs

David Miller, Dennis Schindler, Todd Ware, Pat O'Loughlin, and Doug Miller Todd Ware, president and CEO of The Energy Cooperative and National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC)...

Sanders honored for service to OREC board

Dennis Schindler, Ed Sanders, and Pat O'Loughlin At the March board meeting, Pioneer Electric Cooperative's Ed Sanders was honored for his service to the Ohio Rural Electric Cooperatives (OREC) board of...

OEC supports Trump Clean Power Plan executive order

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 28, 2017 CONTACT: Patrick Higgins 614.430.7872 phiggins@ohioec.org COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives President & CEO Pat O’Loughlin today voiced his...