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Raising the Bar

The theme for this year’s Annual General Meeting was “Raising the Bar”and you might ask, “What is the value of Raising the Bar?” Rural Electrification Associations , as independent power providers, raised the bar for rural Alberta economic development by raising the poles to bring critical electricity to farms and businesses.

2018-06-22T14:57:19+00:00June 22nd, 2018|Battle River Power Coop|

Working for Habitat Camrose

Battle River Power Coop participated in the Habitat Camrose Adopt-A-Day program for the third consecutive year this May. Concern for Community is one of the cooperative principles and working for Habitat is a way to honor that principle. As a corporate volunteer, the Coop sent seven enthusiastic employees to the Restore, where they painted trim for a day.

2018-05-25T10:54:07+00:00May 25th, 2018|Battle River Power Coop|

Do You See the Powerlines and Power Poles?

Tractors, sprayers, cultivators and seed drills have increased dramatically in size, while powerlines remain a constant height. The new equipment has amazing capabilities in reducing the time and effort required for seeding and harvest. It also changes the distance that an operator must allow between machines and electrical structures.

2018-05-19T14:09:52+00:00May 19th, 2018|Battle River Power Coop|