Cooperative leaders lend expertise on Clean Power Plan

Dale Niezwaag

Information is power – especially for the power industry. The North Dakota Department of Health has been hosting public input meetings on the Clean … [Read more...]

Why electric co-ops ROCK

Cooperatives are made up of great people who serve great people. But the people aren't the only reason co-ops are the cat's meow. As National Co-op … [Read more...]

Clean Power Plan: More harm than good

The Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final rule to address carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions, called the Clean Power Plan, was released Aug. 3, … [Read more...]

SD lawmakers hear ND energy story

"It's that educational perspective." Ed Anderson, South Dakota Rural Electric Association (SDREA) general manager, is talking about the annual tour … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Director Roberta Rohrer

Roberta Rohrer and Paul Sukut

Little did she know, but Roberta Rohrer was running a 1979 co-op board election campaign from a pickup truck on the edge of the Great … [Read more...]

Are you part of a co-op? Some Minnesota lawmakers learn they are

Brian Jeremiason, Lyon-Lincoln Electric, with one of his co-ops members, Rep. Chris Swedzinski at MN Co-op Day at the Capitol.

At the beginning of March, Cooperative Network held MN Co-op Day at the Capitol. Representatives from many different cooperatives gathered at the … [Read more...]

A day in the life of Basin Electric Director Gary Drost

Gary Drost1

A day in Washington, D.C., isn't a typical day for Gary Drost, but it's something he's familiar with and knows is necessary as a cooperative … [Read more...]

Basin Electric Annual Meeting sessions focus on EPA, distributed generation

Basin Electric Annual Meeting preconference sessions

Before the official business of Basin Electric's 2014 Annual Meeting began, attendees were able to attend two preconference sessions. You can find … [Read more...]

EPA extends 111(d) comment period

Today, the EPA announced another 45-day extension for comments to be submitted regarding its proposed 111(d) rule, which seeks to regulate carbon … [Read more...]

Touchstone Energy Brand Camp: Social media report

Today, Touchstone Energy Brand Camp played host to cooperative employees from across the nation. We provided a social media overview from yesterday's … [Read more...]