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Co-ops Do Well in J.D. Power Study

By Michael W. Kahn | ECT Staff Writer Published: July 25th, 2014

A new J.D. Power study gives a dozen electric cooperatives above-average scores. More than 104,000 residential consumers served by 138 electric utilities nationwide responded to the 2014 Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study. It asked about several factors, including price, reliability and customer service. J.D. Power found that overall satisfaction in the residential electric study... Read more

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Transmission & Distribution

Co-ops Get $230 Million Grid Boost

Published: July 25th, 2014

A Virginia electric cooperative will upgrade its system and help boost the local economy as part of the latest round of electric loan guarantees from the Rural Utilities Service. Crewe-based Southside Electric Cooperative has received a... Read more

Business & Finance

Weekly Fuel Price Watch

Published: July 25th, 2014

Here is the weekly update for key fuel prices that affect rural electric co-ops. In some cases, these represent averages across the country or in particular regions, and might differ from local market prices. Read more

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Weekly Digest for July 25

Published: July 25th, 2014

The Weekly Digest contains brief summaries of some of the most important stories recently posted on ECT.coop. Click on the issue date on the Weekly Digest page to open a PDF that is suitable for printing and distribution. Read more

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Co-ops Do Well in J.D. Power Study

Published: July 25th, 2014

A new J.D. Power study gives a dozen electric cooperatives above-average scores. More than 104,000 residential consumers served by 138 electric utilities nationwide responded to the 2014 Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study. It asked about... Read more

Electric Cars

VW Electric Car Coming to U.S.

Published: July 24th, 2014

A new electric car is coming to America’s showrooms. Volkswagen said an electric version of its popular Golf is part of its 2015 model lineup and will go on sale in select markets beginning in November.... Read more

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