Submitted by Anonymous on March 29, 2016 - 7:58am
by John Farrell, Matt Grimley & Nick Stumo-Langer
Electric cooperatives have been the backbone of the nation’s rural electrical system for more than 80 years. Their mission and business model now face more challenges than ever, from financial to contractual to basic member control. But the opportunity is equally great, with a chance for member-driven investment to power hundreds of local economies across the rural United States.