Hannah recognized by Illinois Cooperative Council

Jacqueline Hannah, general manager of Common Ground Food Cooperative, Urbana, was presented with the 2014 Illinois Cooperative Council’s (ICC) Outstanding Cooperative Manager Award on Monday, January 13. Fred Iutzi, program manager for the Illinois Cooperative Development Center, Illinois Institute of...

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Directors receive training on duties and responsibilities

Illinois electric cooperative board members attended a class on director’s duties and liabilities. The class was held at the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives headquarters in Springfield, Ill. The directors received one continuing education credit toward their Credentialed Cooperative Director Certificate. ...

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Electric Cooperative leaders meet with Congressman Mike Bost

Electric Cooperative leaders from the 12th Congressional district recently met with Congressman Mike Bost (R-Murphysoro) in Marion, IL to discuss issues affecting co-ops and their member-owners.  Congressman Bost was sworn in as the Representative of the IL 12th Congressional District earlier today.  The 12th District...

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Grassroots effort gathers 1.1 million comments

The CEO of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, JoAnn Emerson has announced 1.1 million comments have been submitted to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in opposition to the agency's proposal to limit carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants. ...

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Illinois Rural Electric Cooperative to give away a Chevy Volt

To encourage paperless billing and online bill pay Illinois Rural Electric Cooperative will be giving away a Chevy Volt and charging station to a member in December of 2015. The cooperative is also offering 0.5% financing over 60 months to...

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