Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives


The Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives (IAEC) represents the interests of member-owned electric cooperatives, including 37 distribution co-ops and eight generation & transmission co-ops. Iowa's community-focused electric cooperatives are committed to delivering power that is safe, reliable, affordable and environmentally responsible for their member-consumers. Electric co-ops power the lives of 650,000 Iowans every day throughout all 99 counties, invest in the local communities they serve, and support rural economic development. Click to view some quick facts.

Founded in 1942, IAEC is a trade association which aims to unify and empower its member cooperatives through legislative representation, regulatory oversight, training and education services, safety programs, and communications support. Click to learn more about what we do

Click "NEWS RELEASES" to the left to view an archive of IAEC news releases.

For media inquiries, please contact Erin Campbell, Director of Communications, at 515-727-8945.

Iowa's locally owned electric cooperatives are committed to providing safe, reliable, affordable & environmentally responsible power to 650,000 Iowans.

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