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United Power Kids Show Us How to Be Safe Around Electricity

Announcing the Winners of the Electrical Safety Poster Contest United Power recently enlisted the help of elementary students to spread the importance of electrical safety through an Electrical Safety Poster Contest. Kids in grades kindergarten through fifth created electrical safety posters that will be used through the service territory in May, which is recognized as…Continue Reading

Outage in the Northern Town of Firestone Area

Update April 23, 2017 7:30 AM All members should be back in service. United Power crews will be in the area making final repairs. If you are still without power please report your outage by calling 303-637-1350 or by logging into your account through SmartHub. Thank you for your patience. Update April 23, 2017 7:15…Continue Reading

Town of Frederick Utility Illegally Builds into United Power Territory

United Power Seeks Resolution on Behalf of Cooperative Membership Brighton, CO – United Power has sent official notice to the Town of Frederick that they have breached their agreement with the cooperative, and have violated Colorado State Law by building into United Power’s service territory.  The cooperative is seeking a resolution within 15 days, or…Continue Reading

United Power 78th Annual Meeting of Members Held on April 18th

Incumbents Retain East, West and South Seats, New Director Fills Mountain Seat Brighton, Colo.—Growth in every industry sector is a challenge United Power is facing as they work on “Building Tomorrow’s Cooperative,” the theme of the 78th Annual Meeting held on Apr. 18th. Nearly 850 attendees represented over 420 registered cooperative memberships at the annual…Continue Reading

United Power Announces Plans to Purchase Facility in Western Territory

United Power is in the process of closing a deal to purchase a 130,000 square foot facility located on the west side of the cooperative’s service territory. CEO Darryl Schriver made the announcement at the cooperative’s Annual Meeting at the Adams County Fairgrounds.  The new facility is located on the east side of I-25, just…Continue Reading

2017 Scholarship Recipients Announced

United Power proudly announces the 2017 Scholarship awards. Sixteen different scholarships are granted for a total of $18,500. United Power awards the scholarships each year to outstanding students served by the cooperative. The United Power Scholarship Committee gives these awards based on grades, test scores, extracurricular participation, and a short essay.  Applications are made available…Continue Reading

Celebrating Lineman Appreciation Day – April 18

Your Power Works Because They Do! National Lineman Appreciation Day is celebrated each year on April 18th and honors the hard work, innovation and dedication of America’s electrical lineworkers. United Power will join in on the celebration to honor the hard working men and women who often work in challenging conditions to keep the lights…Continue Reading

United Power Conducting Pole Inspections

Over the next few months, United Power is conducting annual pole inspections throughout the cooperative service area. This essential maintenance helps to keep our electric delivery system performing at the highest possible level. United Power has contracted this inspection service with Utility Asset Management Inc. While contract crews are working in your area, you may…Continue Reading

Board Approves Modest Rate Increase for 2017

Increase Offsets 4.23 percent Wholesale Power Increase from Tri-State United Power’s Board of Directors approved a rate increase of 2.79 percent for residential and commercial members in 2017. The rate increase, coupled with cost containment efforts, will offset the 4.23 percent increase in wholesale power from Tri-State Generation and Transmission, United Power’s wholesale power supplier.…Continue Reading

Phone Scam Attempted on United Power Members

Be Aware and Be Sure You’re Doing Business with United Power United Power is warning members to be aware of a common phone scam that has been recently attempted on United Power members. Callers pretending to be from United Power have contacted United Power members claiming to be from the utility. They claim that payment…Continue Reading

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