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Local, Regional and National News from NVREC

A monthly newsletter called News Lines is mailed out to our member-owners to keep you informed of current news, system updates, or issues that could affect your electric rates. News Lines publications are also available chronologically through the links below.

Nishnabotna Valley REC works closely with our power provider Basin Electric Power Cooperative and Northwest Iowa Power Cooperative (NIPCO) to continue to offer our member-owners safe, reliable and affordable electricity. NVREC is part of a larger organization called National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, NRECA provides education and training to more than 900 member-owned, not-for-profit electric cooperatives, public power districts and public utility districts in the U.S.  Touchstone Energy Cooperatives represents a nationwide alliance of member-owned electric co-ops, including yours. Collectively, it delivers power and energy solutions to more than 750 unified local electric cooperatives across 46 states, forming the largest electric utility in the country. Learn more about our power partners through their links below.

Additionally, NVREC works closely with area community development organizations, schools, and agencies to promote the development and education of individuals and businesses in Southwest Iowa. The employees and directors at Nishnabotna Valley REC care about the communities in which they work and live. There are several links listed below for links to economic development resources, area schools and local or state agencies.

2018 News Lines

View News Lines for member information communicated in 2018.

2017 News Lines

View current electrical safety and energy efficiency information communicated through our monthly News Lines.

Our Cooperative Partners

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