Economic Gateway http://www.wearearkansas.com Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas, Economic Development News RSS Feed Fri, 24 Mar 2017 23:02:09 -0700 en-us What does the Baxter Medical Facility Expansion mean for the community? http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=10514 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Baxter International Inc. is planning on expanding the Arkansas manufacturing facility in its Mountain Home over the next five years. This means that there will be approximately 225 new full-time jobs... Learn about Farmers Electric Cooperative http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=10515 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Member-owned Farmer Electric Cooperative started in 1937 and was formed to improve the quality of life for rural Arkansans. The cooperative is a proud sponsor of the Farm Family of Year award given... Energy Diversity in Arkansas Means Greater Reliability And Afordability http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=10513 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas (ECOA) developed a network of power generation plants and distribution partners so that individuals and businesses in Arkansas can have consistent access to relia... Ozarks Electric Cooperative Suggests Ways to Save Energy http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=10223 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Ozarks Electric Cooperative (OEC) not only wants to help you save energy but at the same time save some money, from the heating and cooling system to the lighting and much more. The team at OEC goe... What does Mississippi County Electric Cooperative offer the community? http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=10222 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The mission of Mississippi County Electric Cooperative is to improve the quality of life for all members by providing reliable, safe and affordable electricity. Not only that but the company assist... Learn about the C&L Electric Cooperative http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=10221 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Founded in 1938, the C&L Electric Cooperative is member-owned and community centered. The C and L stand for Cleveland and Lincoln counties where the cooperative originated. The cooperative is p... Aerojet Rocketdyne buys solar array and expands facility http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=10220 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Housed in Highland Park Industrial Park in Camden, Aerojet Rocketdyne has shown their dedication to clean energy by purchasing power from the new large scale solar array recently opened near Highland ... Success Story of ERMCO http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=9779 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Did you know that Today’s Power, Inc. (TPI) energized a solar project at Electric Research and Manufacturing Cooperative, Inc., (ERMCO)? That’s right – the company powered a 500-kilo... Learn about the Ashley-Chicot Cooperative http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=9776 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 One of the seventeen distribution cooperatives in the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas network, the Ashley-Chicot Cooperative started in 1946. It serves Ashley, Chicot and Union counties with reliabl... Today‚Äôs Power brings solar energy Arkansas http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=9775 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Dedicated to expanding renewable energy resources, Today’s Power, Inc. (TPI) has been and continues to install large scale solar arrays in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas. A wholly owned subsidiary... The ideal location to building your office space is Creekside Place http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=9774 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Set in Rogers, Arkansas, Creekside Place subdivision is surrounded by great businesses and shopping. The area is the 6th fastest growing location in the United States. Part of a commercial corridor... What is the value of an electrical cooperative organization? http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=9467 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Energy is essential for modern life. The Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas has seventeen distribution cooperatives in its network and those service nearly 60% of the state. The cooperatives are com... Peco Foods Delivers $35M Boost for Corning's Bruised Economy http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=9296 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The opening of the Peco feed mill in Corning earlier this year provided a glimmering counterpoint to the closing of the 44-year-old L.A. Darling plant. The $35 million investment by Peco Foods Inc.... Solar Power On the Rise in Arkansas http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=8564 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 There’s nothing new under the sun? A quick glance around Arkansas, where solar power projects are popping up all over, shows just the opposite. The state’s largest solar array went ... Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces State Coding Competition Sponsored by Verizon http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=8341 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 On September 7th, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced the kick-off of the Governor’s All-Region and All-State Coding Competition during his stop at Little Rock’s Hall High School on his Comp... Helena Harbor gets back on track http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=7684 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A dedication for Enviro Tech Chemical Co.’s $15 million plant at the Helena Harbor on March 31, 2015, attracted more than 300 people, including Gov. Asa Hutchinson. But behind the scen... Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces State Coding Competition Sponsored by Verizon http://www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news/?item=8340 www.wearearkansas.com/electric-cooperatives-of-arkansas/news Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 ...