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Delta-Montrose Electric Association is your member-owned and locally controlled rural electric cooperative. We are proud to energize and serve more than 27,000 members in Montrose, Delta, and Gunnison counties. As your not-for-profit electric utility we put you - our members - first, which means our programs and services, including this website, are designed to benefit you. If you can't find what you're looking for, please contact us.

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    NOVEMBER 28, 2016 – On Tuesday, November 15, the DMEA Board of Directors approved a rate increase to take effect January 1, 2017. No changes were made from the original proposal. Two members were in attendance at the rate hearing and six members filed comment prior to the meeting. The board reviewed all comments.

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    NOVEMBER 17, 2016 – On November 2, Delta-Montrose Electric Association (DMEA) and Tri-State Generation and Transmission (Tri-State) agreed to collaborate on an analysis that will determine the feasibility of DMEA withdrawing from Tri State’s membership. 

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    OCTOBER 10, 2016 – In January 2017, Delta-Montrose Electric Association (DMEA) is set to receive a 4.3% increase in wholesale power costs from Tri-State Generation and Transmission. This increase, coupled with the need to accurately recover the cooperative’s fixed costs, has resulted in the need to increase electric rates in the New Year. 

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