Not-For-Profit, Statewide Trade Association

The Montana Electric Cooperatives’ Association is a not-for-profit, statewide trade association representing:

Electric cooperatives provide electricity service to more than 400,000 Montanans.

The cooperatives’ service areas cover all 56 Montana counties.

Collectively, Montana’s electric cooperatives own and operate more than 48,000 miles of distribution power lines in Montana.

MECA is the publisher for Rural Montana magazine, the state’s largest circulation publication at 133,000 copies each month.



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