Member Owned, Community Powered

Battle River Power Coop is a co-operative electricity utility - grounded in tradition, connected to community, powered cooperatively. Our legacy rests upon a foundation of values started over 68 years ago.

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What are the advantages of Battle River Power Coop?
Join over 8500 members and feel good about supporting your community. There are many advantages to joining the Battle River Power Coop!
  • Battle River Power Coop is a not-for-profit cooperative. Members are the shareholders, service users, and controllers of the organization.
  • We support community by utilizing your tax dollars through developing synergies with 13 counties. Over the past 11 years we have coordinating an average of 1M dollars per year on vegetation management, capital projects and line patrols.
  • We employ 47 qualified people who directly serve the members to keep the power on, and provide services such as power restoration, new construction, vegetation management, loans, electrician services and utility billing.
  • Battle River Power Coop members saved $6.1Million in distribution rates compared to Investor Owned Utilities in 2015 alone.
  • Our members elect a board of directors at an Annual General Meeting. All directors are within our service area, and are Battle River Power Coop members.
  • We support the local economy. Over the last 11 years we spent $46.93M locally and $165.09 provincially.
  • We support community through free public safety training initiatives – EMS, Fire Departments, and Schools across 13 counties.
  • We support community through investing in our youth – awarding a total of $43,000 in member scholarships. We award annual ACCA (Alberta Community & Co-operative Association) camp sponsorships to the leadership program at Goldeye Camp.
  • We support community through the Membership Benefit Program, supporting rural businesses.
  • Battle River Power Coop members have the right of retailer choice for their energy requirements. Since 2003 the coop has offered the Regulated Rate Option and a competitive Rural Energy Contract.
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