NRECA International

We power communities and empower people
to improve their quality of life

Our Commitment

Since 1962, NRECA International has empowered more than 160 million people worldwide to improve their quality of life by providing them access to safe, reliable and affordable electricity. electrification.



With America's electric cooperatives, we have empowered many Guatemalan families, and our commitment continues. Support the
It Starts With Power: Better Health Care fundraising campaign to make sure they all have access to better health care.

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Our work is supported by charitable donations of time, money and materials from more than 300 American electric cooperatives, organizations and individuals. We thank the hundreds of electric co-op directors, lineworkers, engineers, and managers who have volunteered to bring first-time access to electricity, and train local utilities be sustainable in their own communities. We need your continued support.

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Recent Articles

A message from Dan Waddle

NRECA International Senior Vice President Dan Waddle reflects on a year that has been one of emerging hope and continuing challenges.

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The power of electric cooperatives comes to Zambia

Electric cooperatives will play a key role to help The Republic of Zambia achieve universal electricity access by 2030.

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The Power of Cooperation

Learn how an electric cooperative in Totota has become a shining example for how communities to grow...

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