Welcome to Salem Electric.
Salem Electric is committed to supporting the community with programs and services to serve our members.
Read the most recent news articles and upcoming events.
Who we are, how we operate, and our commitment to cooperative principles.
News From Your Electric Cooperative: It’s National Cooperative Month!, Seven Cooperative Principles, The Green Way to Heat Your Home
News From Your Electric Cooperative: Emergency Preparedness, Trees and Power Lines Don’t Mix, Preparing for the Future
News From Your Electric Cooperative: Join the Movement—ORECA-Action, Summer Savings Tips, Smart Thermostat Incentives Available, Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS)
Co-ops come in all shapes and sizes and include many local businesses you already know, like credit unions, mutual insurance companies, and our favorite—utilities.
Like all co-ops, Salem Electric operates under seven cooperative principles.
Heat pumps are one of the most efficient ways to heat and cool your home.
The Board authorized the refund of 5% of all outstanding allocated margins, totaling $2,166,260 from 2007, to be returned to members as capital credits.
Guest speaker Isaac McDonald gave a presentation on his experience representing Salem Electric as our 2022 National Rural Electric Cooperative Youth Tour delegate.
Due to inflation and material cost escalations, Salem Electric will be recommending that facilities projects and updates be implemented in phases.