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Economic Development News  View All

Completion of a 20,000 square foot expansion unveiled at Precision Pulley & Idler in Lenox.

The Winterset Stage benefits with an economic development loan funded through Farmers Electric Cooperative and CIPCO.

USDA continues to make investments resulting in stronger rural communities.

Expansion for LDJ Manufactuing promotes community development,economic growth and job creation.

CIPCO News  View All

Lineman across the nation recognized for their service.

Central Iowa Power Cooperative and Capital Management Associates announce development of New Rural Investment Fund.

A special awards ceremony is held to honor electric cooperative employees from all across the state.

Plans to return location to a greenfield site.

State News  View All

This annual reception allows directors, managers and staff of electric cooperatives across the state to meet with legislators.

Cooperative leaders take part in Legislative Fall Fly-In.

Energy efficiency ideas shown at the 4-H Exhibit Building during the Iowa State Fair.

National News  View All

Pentagon weighs deploying troops to Poland as militants reject Ukraine pact 
LEE JOON-SEOK, pictured, captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, has been arrested on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need, three of whom were found in the drowned vessel.VIDEO: Third mate at helm when South Korean ferry sank, reports say

'SHAMEFUL' DELAY? Obama faces Dem revolt on Keystone pipeline punt 
Krauthammer: Building the Keystone XL pipeline an 'open and shut case'VIDEO: Anger over choice to delay Keystone decision VIDEO: Canadian ambassador to US on delayed pipeline decision

THE CLINTON FILES Advisers crafted 'enemies' list of health overhaul foes 
OPINION: Hillary's glass jaw VIDEO: Are voters ignoring Hillary Clinton's scandals?

CRISIS IN UKRAINE Pro-Russian militants refuse to leave buildings 
Pentagon mulls sending ground troops to PolandUS Jewish leaders deeply troubled by anti-Semitic pamphlets in UkrainePro-Russian official denies role in leaflets to Ukrainian JewsRussia blocks US from treaty-approved surveillance flights

Local/Member News  View All

Annual Business Meeting of Consumers Energy held September 5th.

Eastern Iowa Light & Power Cooperative hosts its annual meeting of the members.

CIPCO Member Systems continue energy efficiency efforts at their cooperatives.

Maquoketa Valley Electric Cooperative recognized at Rural Smart Grid Summit held in San Diego.

Industry News  View All

While there was no congressional action this year to designate April 18 as National Lineman Appreciation Day, that didn’t discourage electric cooperatives from forging ahead with local tributes to some 19,000 lineworkers. Several states declared April 18 as their Lineman Appreciation Day, with...

Haitian President Michel Martelly and U.S. Ambassador to Haiti Pamela White have learned first-hand about the success of an NRECA International Programs electrification project in providing reliable, affordable electricity to local towns. NRECA Country Director Myk Manon led the officials on a tour...

The Energy Bar Association has unanimously elected Rich Meyer, senior vice president and general counsel to NRECA, to serve as its next president. Meyer will take the reins as the professional association’s president and chief executive officer at its 2015 annual meeting. “I’m very proud for Rich...

The room was pitch dark, blinds closed and cardboard tacked across the window to eliminate any hint of light. Only the flicker of a small candle provided illumination. Suddenly, four electric utility linemen raced in, lights beaming from their helmets as they quickly worked to restore power. When...

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