Latest RUS electric loans: $858 million, 17 co-ops, 450,000 residents and businesses, 17 states.
When rural communities lack broadband access, what is the cost to the people who live there?
USDA: 7M rural residents, businesses to benefit from latest round of electric infrastructure loans
Can small-scale storage be used for energy management? Co-ops go behind the meter to find out.
USDA loans to co-ops for electric improvements will benefit around 350,000 rural Americans.
USDA loans to improve electric service for more than 1 million consumers in 14 states.
In the heart of co-op country, USDA awards $309 million in loans for power lines, smart grid and o
Billions in USDA loans are on the way for co-ops to improve infrastructure.
The nation’s power grid should be prepared to recover quickly from major service disruptions.