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Welcome to Poudre Valley REA

We are a local, not-for-profit electric cooperative serving over 40,000 homes and businesses in Larimer, Boulder and Weld counties in Northern Colorado for over 75 years. Poudre Valley REA is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, and is owned by the members it serves.

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Poudre Valley REA Pumps $3 Million Into Local Economy via Capital Credits
(Fort Collins, CO) – The Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association (PVREA) Board of Directors is mailing nearly 40,000 capital credits checks, totaling $3 million, to its members today...
Date Posted: 9/15/2017

PVREA, Silicon Ranch Announce Commissioning of Kersey Solar Project
3.5-MegaWatt (AC) solar plant is the fourth for PVREA & Silicon Ranch partnership. Solar facility named after local high school...
Date Posted: 9/13/2017

Submit Your Story for a Chance to WIN!
Tell us the fun, creative or unique way you choose to spend your capital credit check and we’ll enter you into a drawing for one of three $100 bill credits
Date Posted: 9/5/2017

54th Annual Colorado’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Junior Livestock Sale Honors Colorado’s 4-H & FFA Youth
54th Annual Colorado’s Touchstone Energy Cooperative Junior Livestock Sale Honors Colorado’s 4-H & FFA Youth Over $10 Million Raised for Ag Youth in 36 Years The 54thColorado’s Touchstone Energy Cooperatives Junior Livestock Sale at the Colorado State Fair accumulated approximately $502,525 from generous buyers supporting the state’s agricultural youth...
Date Posted: 9/1/2017

Students Make Memories, Learn Leadership Skills at Camp
Courtney Harney of Loveland represented Poudre Valley REA at this year’s Youth Leadership Camp in Steamboat Springs.  During camp, students from Colorado, Wyoming, Oklahoma and Kansas joined together and learned in-depth what electric cooperatives do in the communities they serve, the process of generating electricity and distributing it to consumers, visited Craig Station power plant and the Trapper Mine, went rafting, and enjoyed getting to know each other through team games and activities throughout the week...
Date Posted: 8/24/2017