Q: I am moving into your service area. How do I set up electrical service?
A: You will need to visit our office to complete a Service Contract. Information you will need to bring with you includes the following:
Q: Are there any deposits or fees when obtaining service?
A: The following fees and deposits may apply (to be determined by Customer Service when you come in to sign up for service):
Q: I am moving. How do I transfer my service to another address?
A: Stop by our office and complete a Service Contract for your new address and a Disconnect Service Form for your former address.
Q: How do I update the information you have about me?
A: You may telephone our Customer Service Department at (417) 256-2131 or toll-free 1-888-HOE-POWER, or you may e-mail us:
Q: How do I get Howell-Oregon Electric Cooperative to check my service, trim trees, or perform other maintenance?
A: Howell-Oregon maintains and repairs all items up to the meter. We recommend seeking a qualified electrician to review any concerns about inside wiring.
Q: I am interested in adding solar or wind power generation devices to my home; what do you suggest?
A: First, you should download and view this flyer regarding commonly asked questions and costs for installing a solar solution.
Also, you will need to review the information in the Co-Generation Agreement. It is very important that this document be completed and submitted for approval before you connect any generating devices to any location receiving power from the Howell-Oregon Electric system.
You can find more info solar or wind power generation, including calculators of solar energy cost and maps of wind power potential, on these pages:
Q: I have a unique question and need individual help, what do I do?