Mark Your Calendar 2023 Annual Meeting

Check Out Our 6th Annual Student Art Contest

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February 1, 2023

2023 Annual Meeting

Mark your calendar! We invite you to join us on Saturday, April 1, 2023, for Pioneer’s 2023 Annual Meeting. The event will include a complete recap of the work accomplished in 2022 and what’s to come in 2023. Those attending will be provided a warm breakfast. The meeting will take place at Upper Valley Career Center in Piqua and is open to all members of Pioneer Electric Cooperative. Registration is required and seating will be limited to the first 300 registrants. Door prizes will be awarded. Individuals must be present for a chance to win. Click here to register Agenda...

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January 30, 2023

Five Ways to Fight the Winter Chill & Save Energy

We all have our favorite season. Some people love crisp, cool weather and bundling up under a favorite blanket, while others prefer the warm temperatures summer brings and all fun outdoor activities that go with it. But there’s one thing we can all agree on: high winter bills are never fun. Pioneer is here to help you find ways to manage your home energy use and keep winter bills in check. Here are five tips to help increase your home’s energy efficiency this winter: Mind the thermostat. This is one of the easiest ways to manage your home energy use....

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January 12, 2023

6th Annual Student Art Contest

It’s that time again – Pioneer’s Annual Art Contest! This year’s theme is “Cooperative Principles.” The art contest is open to children K–8th grade. Categories: K–2, 3–5, 6–8 grades. Submissions should depict one of Pioneer’s seven cooperative principles. Artwork should be completed on an 11- x 14-inch or smaller sheet of white paper. Entries will be judged on creativity and overall artistic ability according to your age category. Winners will be announced at Pioneer’s Annual Meeting and published in our May issue of Ohio Cooperative Living magazine. Please include: name, grade, parent’s name(s), Pioneer account number, city, and phone number...

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We Are Powering Your Communities

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc., is a not-for-profit, consumer-owned electric distribution utility headquartered in Piqua, Ohio. We also have a district facility in Urbana, Ohio, providing quicker response times during outage situations and continued operations in case of a disaster.






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Everything we do revolves around you – our community. Pioneer brings the focus to our local communities and our neighbors. That is the cooperative difference.

I have always had faith in Pioneer over the past 40 years, but we just keep getting better.


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Very happy with the system improvements to report outages and receive updates via text.

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Outage Texting Program

I am very happy with the service. Outages are almost non-existent. If there is an outage, it usually only lasts a matter of minutes. That is very important during inclement weather.

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We like Pioneer Electric. We’ve had them since we’ve been in Ohio. I think they are great. They’ve always been courteous, and everyone is very nice.

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