As a Touchstone Energy® cooperative, Washington Electric is part of the largest utility network in America. Collectively, Touchstone Energy Cooperatives deliver power an energy solutions to more than 750 unified local electric cooperatives across 46 states.
Washington Electric is also a member of the National Rural Electric Cooperatives Association, the national service organization for more than 900 member-owned electric cooperatives and public power districts providing retail electric service to more than 42 million consumers in 47 states.
On the state level, Washington Electric is a member of Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives, the statewide trade association that provides various support services such as safety and loss, marketing and communication, and governmental affairs. Ohio’s 24 electric cooperatives – including Washington Electric – are owners of Buckeye Power, Inc., the generation-and-transmission cooperative that produces the power distributed by the co-ops to nearly 400,000 homes and businesses throughout the state.