The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) is the national service organization dedicated to representing the national interests of cooperative electric utilities and the consumers they serve. The NRECA Board of Directors oversees the association’s activities and consists of 47 members, one from each state in which there is an electric distribution cooperative. The chief spokesman for the nation’s electric cooperatives is NRECA Chief Executive Officer Jim Matheson. Click here to learn more about NRECA.
Wabash Valley Power Alliance
Wabash Valley Power Alliance (WVPA) is a generation and transmission (G&T) cooperative based in Indianapolis. The G&T provides wholesale electricity to 28 distribution systems in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan and Missouri. Collectively, these distribution cooperatives supply electricity to more than 810,000 people in their homes, farms, businesses and industries. WVPA has evolved into a fully-integrated provider of wholesale electricity, building a diversified power supply portfolio that combines a variety of wholesale market pricing products, effective energy management programs and owned generation. Click here to learn more about Wabash Valley Power Alliance or to watch a 15 minute video about their history, click here.
Indiana Electric Cooperatives
Indiana Electric Cooperatives (IEC) exists to serve its member distribution cooperatives and generation and transmission cooperatives. IEC provides leadership and value for its members by providing a unified voice and acting as an advocate for the Indiana electric cooperative program and coordinating and leveraging members’ resources, in the spirit of cooperation, in order to help them fulfill their commitments to their members. Click here for more information about IEC.
Touchstone Energy Cooperatives
The Touchstone Energy Cooperatives brand represents a nationwide alliance made of more than 750 local, consumer-owned electric cooperatives in 47 states. Touchstone Energy co-ops collectively deliver power and energy solutions to more than 32 million members every day. Electric cooperatives distribute power for 56 percent of the U.S. land mass over 2.6 million miles of power lines. Click here to learn more about Touchstone Energy.