Where Your Power Comes From
Guthrie County REC receives power from Central Iowa Power Cooperative (CIPCO). In operation since 1946, CIPCO is Iowa's largest cooperative energy provider and generates and transmits electricity to 13 member-owned electric cooperatives and associations. These cooperatives distribute the power to nearly 300,000 member-owners located in 58 of Iowa's 99 counties.
As a state-of-the-art energy provider, CIPCO's balanced portfolio is comprised of a diverse fuel mix including coal, nuclear, hydro, wind, landfill gas generation, natural gas, and oil energy resources. More than 54% of the electricity generated is emission and carbon-free. To learn more about CIPCO go to this link.