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PDF Logo Business Plan: Bam Nadee Micro-grid Cooperative
The World Bank Group

Electric Co-ops Gained Market Strength in 1996 Statistics from Electric Co-op Today, published by the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association. Article by Mike Sorohan, October 3, 1997. For further information, contact Dan Smith at NRECA, 703-907-5823.

Competition and restructuring in the electric utility industry -- Resources and links to information.

Discussion Paper No 2: Opportunities for Co-operatives in Electricity Industry Restructuring, June 1996. This paper from the Co-operative Federation of Victoria Ltd's Co-operative Opportunities Project "aims to stimulate interest in the co-operative option in the restructuring of Victoria's electricity industry."

Electric Cooperative Facts from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association.

The National Cooperative Telephone Association

NCTA is a national association representing more than 550 small and rural independent local exchange carriers providing telecommunications services throughout rural America.

The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) now has its own homepage, which includes a calendar of events and links to utility and governmental sites.

New Generation Cooperatives Case Study: Sunrise Energy Cooperative
by Rodney J. Fink, New Generation Cooperatives: Case Studies, Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL, 2000

PDF Logo The Philippine Context for Rural Electrification
The World Bank Group

Rural Electrification Magazine is on the web.

This small North Carolina co-op makes history as it opens the doors of leadership to blacks
by Catherine Merlo Rural Cooperatives March/April 1998

USDA program brought electricity and a better way of life to rural America
by Dan Campbell Rural Development July/August 2000

The Utility Connection includes a cooperative utility link.

Wisconsin Cooperatives: Directory and Business Information Guide's
section on Rural Electric Cooperatives

Wisconsin Cooperatives: Directory and Business Information Guide's
section on Rural Telephone Cooperatives

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