USDA Magazine Article Discusses Management of Capital Credits and Patronage Dividends

USDA Magazine Article Discusses Management of Capital Credits and Patronage Dividends

The USDA publishes a bi-monthly magazine, Rural Cooperatives, which covers various issues encountered by cooperatives of all types.  Recently the magazine published an article written by attorney David Cook

Competing Cost-Benefit Studies Fuel Net Metering Debate

Competing Cost-Benefit Studies Fuel Net Metering Debate

This blog post was written by AHC attorney Roland Hall.

Net metering is a billing mechanism that allows consumers to receive credit for electricity they generate from small-scale renewable energy resources and transfer …

Cooperative Tax Brief: Cooperatives May Offset Bad Debt With Capital Credit Balances

Cooperatives May Offset Bad Debt With Capital Credit Balances

Like for-profit companies, cooperatives encounter bad debt of members and patrons.  They can initiate collection efforts to pursue bad debts, but because their members are also their owners, debt collection can …

Guest Post: Electric Cooperative Partners with Lumber Company for Biomass Plant

Electric Cooperative Partners with Lumber Company for Biomass Plant

This blog post was provided by Flathead Electric Co-op.

Implementation of a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) between Flathead Electric Co-op and F.H. Stoltze Land & Lumber Company will begin October 1…