Member-owners gathered at Roanoke Electric Cooperative’s headquarter office on Thursday, April 20, to try its high-speed internet network offered through its Roanoke Connect Phase II project.
What's a cooperative?
As a member-owner of an electric cooperative, you are a part of what makes the cooperative difference!
Electric cooperatives are private, autonomous electric utilities owned by the people they serve. As a cooperative, Roanoke Electric is owned by you, our member-owner. There are more than 900 electric cooperatives across 47 states that provide service to 42 million members like you. So how did cooperatives come into existence? The video below will tell you our story.
Cooperatives are so special that we believe in promoting the interest of the member-owners we serve by following these 7 cooperative principles:
News and Events
Find out how you can save big on your electric bill each month in the May issue fo the Roanoke Flashes!
May is a month to enjoy the flowers, soak up sunshine and cross those final tasks off your spring-cleaning checklist. Some of those jobs might require skills and equipment you don’t often use, so it’s a good time brush up on electrical safety, especially considering it’s National Electrical Safety Month!