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Winter Storm report

Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative, Inc. (HOEC) officials report that many electric cooperatives across the state of Missouri were impacted by Winter Storm Gia. At its peak, the storm caused nearly 20,000 outages scattered around the state. HOEC members weren’t heavily impacted like other cooperatives in the central part of the state.

Summer 2019 Interns Wanted

Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative, Inc., is currently seeking interns in Accounting and Engineering for the summer of 2019. Priority will be given to students in their Junior or Senior year of college, with preference given to students from the HOEC service territory (Howell and Oregon counties, and parts of Douglas, Ozark, Shannon, and Texas counties).

High School Juniors: apply now for CYCLE 2019

See the video below to learn more about this great leadership opportunity, and apply now for a chance to attend!


27th Annual Home and Garden Show March 1st and 2nd

The Southern Missouri Home Builders Association (SMHBA) will host the 27th Annual Home and Garden Show on Friday, March 1st, and Saturday, March 2nd, 2019 at the West Plains Civic Center. The show will be open from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday and from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday.

Planting Grassroots Power

Missouri’s farmers plant and harvest some of the finest crops grown in America. Farmers know the importance of timing. You can’t plant too early because of the possibility of a late frost, but planting too late may not give the crop enough time to produce abundantly.

Cold mornings can result in peak usage

During the cold days in winter and the hot days of summer, Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative (HOEC) encourages members to participate in any peak alerts that may occur.


Who we are

We are your neighbors, and your Cooperative. Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative provides dependable distribution of electricity to homes and businesses across six counties of south-central Missouri. Learn more...

Why we're here

We are here to serve you, the members of the Cooperative. We are dedicated to bringing you cost efficient reliable energy in the face of rising industry costs and challenges. We're in this together. Learn more...

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You have the power to save energy and make a difference: a difference in your electric bill, a difference for the environment, and a difference for your children and community. We can help. Learn more...

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