midwest co-op

Michigan electric cooperative latest move in continuing shift to member regulation

midwestIn May of this year, Midwest Energy Cooperative, serving southern Michigan, adopted a resolution to become member-regulated, in accordance with Public Act 167 of 2008, the Electric Cooperative Member-Regulation Act. Assuming it has fulfilled all of the notice and hearing …

Arkansas water co-op heads to court to settle dispute over capital credits

Since 2009, at least 14 cases have been filed against electric cooperatives over patronage capital (or capital credits) in eight states: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas. Now the membership of a water utility …