News & Updates

As an electric cooperative, OEC is a community-focused organization that works to efficiently deliver affordable, reliable, and safe energy to our member-consumers. It may seem odd that a utility would go to great lengths to educate...

The OEC Foundation, Inc. board of directors met May 1 and distributed over $48,000 to local nonprofit organizations and families in OEC's seven-county service area via Operation Round Up® (ORU). Bridges of Norman, Dale K. Graham Vet...

Summer is here, and that means OEC's on-peak rates are in effect Monday through Friday, 3-7 p.m. until Aug. 31 (excluding July 4). 

While electricity costs more to produce during those hot afternoons, you can actually save m...

OEC Linemen survey
the damage to NWEC.

When an electric co-op is in need, an army of other co-ops stand ready to provide any support needed. OEC has been on both the giving and receiving end and in April sent a six-man crew to...

Aaron Criswell gets a
high-five from an athlete.

Volunteers from 18 Oklahoma electric co-ops came together in Stillwater May 16-18 to assist with the Special Olympics Summer Games. Five employees, one board trustee and one OEC...

Some of you may recall the day your home or farm received electricity for the very first time. Others no doubt have heard stories about how work was done before the lights came on. How life-changing that moment must have been: to fi...

When severe storms and natural disasters cause power outages, it can be an inconvenience—or even a problem—to be without electricity. Purchasing a backup generator can help with preparation for such power outages and provide peace o...

Four local eighth graders are headed for a week of jam-packed summer fun at the YouthPower Energy Camp.

Bailey Lollis of Blanchard, Chyann Emerson of Tuttle, Kellen Driever of Noble, and Olivia Braley of Norman will represen...

If you live in Norman and haven't met Phillip Miller or Jake Calvert, you must not be an OEC member.

Lifelong Norman residents Phillip and Jake take great pride in their work serving members who reside in Norman and parts of...

The OEC Foundation, Inc. board of directors met March 15 and distributed over $42,500 to local nonprofit organizations and families in OEC's seven-county service area via Operation Round Up® (ORU). Transition House received the larg...

The Arbor Day Foundation recently named OEC a 2018 Tree Line USA in honor of our commitment to proper tree pruning, planting and care across our service area.

"This is the twelfth year straight OEC has been recognized by the...

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