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Holiday lights update

Before you hang your holiday lights, check out this update on energy-efficient options.

Do laundry better

Saving time, water and energy are good practices, but if these laundry habits become your modus operandi, you could damage your machi...

Protect yourself from identity theft

Besides protecting yourself from thieves and taking the usual steps to recover from a loss, did you know that Iowa has a program to h...

Prepare Your Oven for the Holidays

If your oven will be working overtime in preparation for holiday meals and entertaining over the next few months, plan ahead using th...

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Our Mission

We are a consumer-owned Rural Electric Cooperative distribution utility that provides electric service to more than 9,600 accounts. Our members are made up of farm, residential, commercial, industrial and irrigation customers, and are the reason we exist.

The mission of North West REC is to provide our members with a safe, reliable, environmentally responsible and affordable source of electric power and to provide other services that enhance their quality of life.

We Pledge to do this by . . .
• Being responsive to the needs of our members.
• Enhancing our culture of safety for the employees, members and general public.
• Supporting economic development and the growth of value-added agriculture.
• Providing services that benefit the members and the cooperative.
• Focusing on quality service and value in all areas of our operation.