Energy 101: Key Energy Industry Terms - Part III

When it comes to electricity usage, do you think about the habits you and your family may have that impact your energy consumption? 

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A model for saving lives

A model for saving lives

Unique mobile demo helps first responders avoid electrocution.


Energy Trails: Lighting a path in Guatemala

Energy Trails: Lighting a path in Guatemala

A team of 15 volunteers will go to Guatemala to build powerlines to likely electrify two village communities.


Appreciating Our Lineworkers

Appreciating Our Lineworkers

The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association recognizes the second Monday of every April as National Lineworker Appreciation Day. In joining the celebration, Oklahoma’s electric cooperatives wish to honor these unsung heroes who keep the lights on every day.


Congratulations, OKL!

Congratulations, OKL!

OKL magazine wins co-op journalism award for second straight year 


In Memoriam

The Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives remember two individuals who will have a lasting impact on the electric co-op community


OKL celebrates 70 years serving electric co-op members

OKL celebrates 70 years serving electric co-op members

Oklahoma Living magazine just wrapped up 70 years of serving electric co-op members and is ready for the future.


The Cyber Wars

The Cyber Wars

Learn how co-ops are strengthening cybersecurity


Energy 101: Key Energy Industry Terms

Energy 101: Key Energy Industry Terms

What is a kilowatt-hour? What are renewable energy sources? And what exactly is the power grid? In this ‘Energy 101’ series, our goal is to help you better understand energy terms that power your daily tasks.


All in the Family

All in the Family

Linemen pass on knowledge to the next generation


Oklahoma Co-op Professional Engineer to Volunteer in Haiti

Oklahoma Co-op Professional Engineer to Volunteer in Haiti

Larry Cisneros, a professional engineer with Northeast Oklahoma Electric Cooperative (NEOEC) based in Vinita, Oklahoma, will travel to Haiti on Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017 and return on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017 to serve as an instructor volunteer with NRECA International.  


Oklahoma Living receives national Willies awards

Oklahoma Living receives national Willies awards

The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Statewide Editors Association, Spotlight on Excellence and the Cooperative Communicators Association recently awarded OKL with several national recognitions. Congratulations to Oklahoma Living’s loyal contributors for their dedication and hard work toward your OKL!


SKIE Award Regional Winners Announced

SKIE Award Regional Winners Announced

Touchstone Energy Cooperatives of Oklahoma and K20 Center honor innovative technology use in the classroom.


Un-easement

Un-easement

Trees in the right-of-way make dangerous shade.


Energy 101: Fuel sources, generation & delivery

Energy 101: Fuel sources, generation & delivery

Do you enjoy the benefits electricity brings to your home or business? The truth is—because electricity has become such a stable, reliable commodity—we rarely think about how this essential power makes its way to us. 


2017 Youth Tour

2017 Youth Tour

How electric co-ops are investing today in the leaders of tomorrow. 


Lighting Up the World: one village at a time

Lighting Up the World: one village at a time

Electric Cooperatives of Oklahoma to electrify remote Guatemalan village.


Digging Deep for Energy Solutions

An innovative co-op partnership is making geothermal heat pumps affordable for more homeowners—and changing their energy future.


OAEC Celebrates 75 Years of Service

OAEC Celebrates 75 Years of Service

Formed in 1942 to provide services and support to Oklahoma’s rural electric cooperatives, the Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives (OAEC)—or as it has been known since its early days, the “Statewide,”—recently celebrated 75 years of service. 


Volunteers Selected to Electrify Remote Village in Guatemala

Volunteers Selected to Electrify Remote Village in Guatemala

The Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives (OAEC) has selected a group of volunteer linemen to electrify a remote village in the northwestern part of Guatemala this coming October.