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

Prioritizing Safety: Thank you Federated

Thanks to Federated, our team in Guatemala received safety training from American co-op experts...

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The first electric co-op for Zambia

Read how our ZECDP team helped Zambia form the country's first electric co-op.

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Innovating and Leading the Cooperative Way

Read about two electric co-op leaders who have led the way in Liberia and Uganda.

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