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.



We believe that it starts with power – better health care, improved education, economic growth and safer streets, all begin with reliable and affordable electricity. Learn how you can get involved and support our mission today.


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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

Showcasing Latest Projects

Read about our recent projects in four countries.

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Webinar Series: Developing Strong and Lasting Mini Grids in Rural Communities

NRECA International conducted three webinars with energy sector experts from around the world.

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Electric Co-ops Catching on in Africa

In Africa scenes from the early days of the electric co-op movement in America are being replayed.

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