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Online bill pay and account access will be unavailable October 21st between 2 p.m and 3 p.m., October 25th from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m., and October 27th from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. due to maintenance work.  We apologize for these interruptions to service and appreciate your understanding during this necessary upgrade. Thank you. 

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EMPIRE ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION, INC. is your member-owned and locally controlled rural electric cooperative. We are proud to energize and serve more than 12,000 members in Cortez, Dolores, Dove Creek, Mancos, Monticello, and Towaoc. 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 are looking for, please contact us. 

"Our primary mission is to safely, responsibly, and reliably meet the electrical energy needs of our member-owners."

Latest News

smileyNEW METERING SYSTEM - EEA is upgrading its metering system...read more.  Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Upgrade

yesDRAWING CONTEST - EEA's first drawing contest for children five to ten years of age. Deadline is January 2, 2017 and the entry form can be downloaded here.

EEA's office is closed on the following days during the 2016-2017 holiday season:

  • ​Thursday and Friday, November 24-25 for the Thanksgiving Holiday
  • Friday, December 23 for Christmas Holiday
  • Monday, December 26 for Christmas Holiday
  • Monday, January 2 for New Year's Holiday


Looking for help with your energy costs?  Watch the video below and follow the link for personalized energy tips! Be sure to send us your email address and receive a free LED. Supplies are limited, so don't wait. 

Weatherization Help Available

Weatherization help is available for low-income families.

Check out these link to see what is available and how you can qualify. 

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