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Considering a Renewable Energy Project?

The basic elements of a renewable energy system interconnected to the Access Energy Cooperative distribution system are generally constant. The configuration may vary somewhat depending on the owner’s location and equipment-as well as state law and local code requirements.      Owners of all such systems must, by law, notify the cooperative at least 30 […]

Did You Know?

Sending power to your home is a lot like driving to a neighboring state.  You wouldn’t consider taking a two-lane secondary road to travel to a city hundreds of miles away, would you? Of course not: You would find the nearest interstate so you could drive faster and arrive at your destination in less time. […]

Access Energy Helps Harmony School

Access Energy Cooperative recently helped Harmony Community School with their new sports complex project. Crews set poles and trenched in new electrical line for field lighting—just in time for this football season.

Understanding our Rate Setting

Access Energy Cooperative has a proven track record of supporting economic development, while simultaneously delivering power that is safe, reliable, efficient and environmentally responsible. Through our programs and services, we help new businesses to locate in our service territory and assist existing businesses, including agricultural operations, to expand their operations.      To ensure all […]

Is Solar Effective in Cool Climates?

When it comes to harnessing and delivering resident-owned solar power, the market for this renewable energy source is growing in popularity and becoming more affordable – and even residents beyond the Sun Belt are taking advantage.      Since the 1800s, people have been tapping into the sun’s power, harnessing it to do everything from […]

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