The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association represents the national interest of the electric cooperatives. The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association provides legislative and regulatory services and programs in management training, insurance, public relations, environment, safety and advertising.
The Iowa Area Development Group was formed by rural electric cooperatives and municipal electric utilities to attract new businesses and industries into the communities served by the participating utilities and to assist in the expansion of existing businesses and industries.
The National Rural Utilities Cooperatvie Finance Corporation is a Herndon, Virginia-based national organization provides funds in the private capital markets to supplement loan funds available from the Rural Utilities Service.
The National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative is a Herndon, Virginia-based national organization that helps consumers secure high-quality and affordable telecommunications services. The National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative also markets Rural TV and DIRECTV programming package of television channels available by satellite.
A national alliance of the rural electric cooperatives that was launched in April 1998.
The Federated Rural Electric Insurance Exchange, based in Lenexa, Kansas, provides insurance services to the nation's electric cooperatives.