Statewide Services

Be E3 Smart students teach energy efficiency

Be E3 Smart students from Buckeye Valley Middle School Teacher Jill Johnson's Buckeye Valley Middle School students, above, were among 85 students who served as leaders at the Central Ohio Energy Fair at...

Four receive Louise Freeland scholarships

(clockwise from top left) Snavely, Churilla, Fulton, Metcalf Nathan Snavely, Joseph Churilla, Chloe Metcalf and Emily Fulton have each been awarded $2,700 Louise Freeland Scholarships from Ohio’s...

Three students receive OLSA scholarships

Wagner, Baker, Berry Abby Wagner, Alexis Baker and Christian Berry were awarded first, second and third place, respectively, in the Ohio Line Supervisors Association (OLSA) Scholarship competition. OLSA...

Denny, Davis represent Ohio and West Virginia on YLC

Denny, Davis Andryé Denny and Landon Davis represented the states of Ohio and West Virginia, respectively, on the Youth Leadership Council (YLC) at the NRECA Annual Meeting this week in New...

Leadership transitions, renewable energy discussed at annual Trustee Conference

Doug Miller, left, vice president of statewide services, facilitates a panel discussion on successful board transitions with (from left) trustees Betty Martin of Washington Electric Cooperative, Jonathan...

Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives welcomes new co-op employees

Recently-hired employees from Ohio's co-ops visited Columbus Friday for a New Employee Orientation. Thirty-five new employees of Ohio electric co-ops visited Ohio's Electric Cooperatives in Columbus on...

Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives hosts Quad States Instructors Meeting

South Central Power's Buzz Detty, center, shares his experiences as his cooperative's safety director. This week, Ohio's Electric Cooperatives hosted the Quad States Instructors, Inc. 2016 Winter...

CoBank helps statewide education efforts

Pat O'Loughlin, president and CEO of Ohio's Electric Cooperatives; Edward Sanders, chairman of Ohio Rural Electric Cooperatives; Clarence Mahovlich, CoBank Clarence Mahovlich, vice president of CoBank’s...

Passage of omnibus spending bill delays implementation of Cadillac Tax

Ohio's Electric Cooperatives and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) welcomed last week's fiscal year 2016 omnibus appropriations bill, with the biggest win for electric cooperatives...

Co-ops recognized for commitment to safety

Seven co-ops were recognized for safety achievement at this week's OREC board meeting. Standing are (left to right) Glenn Miller, Holmes-Wayne Electric Cooperative; Jack Kitchel, Darke Rural Electric...