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Supreme Court Blocks EPA Plan

By Cathy Cash | ECT Staff Writer Published: February 10th, 2016

Electric cooperatives said they welcome the U.S. Supreme Court's Feb. 9 decision to block the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan until all legal challenges to it are resolved. “Charging ahead with implementation of the Clean Power Plan would have caused immediate and irreparable harm to America’s electric co-ops,” said NRECA interim CEO Jeffrey Connor.... Read more

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On the Ground in Bolivia: Day 3

Published: February 11th, 2016

Narda is equal parts grandmother, community activist and motorcyclist and she has fought for everything she has in Bolivia, where volunteers from NRECA International are turning dark into light... Read more

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Supreme Court Blocks EPA Plan

Published: February 10th, 2016

Electric cooperatives said they welcome the U.S. Supreme Court's Feb. 9 decision to block the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan until all legal challenges to it are resolved. “Charging ahead with implementation of the Clean... Read more

International

On the Ground in Bolivia: Day 2

Published: February 10th, 2016

Co-op linemen visited the towns of Dos de Junio and El Torito to scope out the work needed to bring power there. Later this year, a team of 14 linemen volunteers from Oklahoma and Missouri will combine efforts to bring electricity to 260 homes... Read more

International

On the Ground in Bolivia: Day 1

Published: February 9th, 2016

It can be scary walking home at night in a lot of places, but few of us have to worry about men with machetes. Flora does. And it’s one of the reasons she wants electricity—so that there can be streetlights. That's one human example of the work of NRECA International... Read more

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Next Gen Leaders at Annual Meeting

Published: February 9th, 2016

Matthew Swint has been a valuable member of the communications team for six years at Northfork Electric Cooperative, having boosted its social media presence and recently taking over its youth programs. But one thing not under... Read more

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