What's At Stake

What's At Stake

We need our electric co-ops to embrace and lead the future, or we risk losing them completely. Find out what's at stake.

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Nearly 900 electric cooperatives cover 75% of the U.S. and sell $45 billion of electricity a year to their 42 million owners. Co-ops were started to bring electricity, and with it, economic opportunity, to people in rural America whose needs were ignored by for-profit utilities. Today, the need to empower people left out of our investor-owned economy is greater than ever before. We need our co-ops to embrace and lead the future, or we risk losing them completely.

What's At Stake For You?
Stories are powerful and can inspire others. Why are you getting involved with your co-op? What's important to you?