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Co-op to Terminate BEC Management

By Eleanor Guerrero
Carbon County News

February 2, 2017

Citing a difference in perspectives, Rod Jensen, Lower Valley Energy Cooperative, Inc. (LVE) Chair announced at the Tuesday, Jan. 31, Beartooth Electric Cooperative, Inc. (BEC) board meeting in Red Lodge that they were notifying BEC they will terminate management in approximately six months on July 31, 2017. It was a dramatic announcement as the BEC board waited for Jensen’s late arrival at the office in a winter snowstorm.

CFC delivers hopeful BEC report at year’s end

By Eleanor Guerrero
Carbon County News

December 15, 2016

When Cooperative Finance Corporation, (CFC), the financial analyst hired by Beartooth Electric Cooperative, Inc. (BEC) recently delivered its financial update on the co-op to the Board, it had positive facts to share. 

Strong BEC turns away from merger

By Eleanor Guerrero
Carbon County News
December 8, 2016

“The Board of Trustees has shifted their focus to a full analysis of maintaining BEC as an independent, standalone cooperative,” announced a Monday, Dec. 1, Beartooth Electric Cooperative, Inc. (BEC) press release.  After a significant turning point following the Nov. 17 board meeting, the board appeared to have changed course away from merger. Several factors were at play.

Electric co-op seeks feedback

By Scott Kolb
Cody Enterprise
November 21, 2016

A survey completed last month shows members of the Beartooth Electric Cooperative are more satisfied with their rural utility than they were four years ago.

In customer satisfaction ratings, the co-op improved over survey results in 2012. Although many of the members of the co-op are in Montana, there are still a number of members in Park County.

Co-op Members Rate Beartooth Electric

November 14, 2016
Contact: Jim Webb, General Manager, Beartooth Electric Cooperative,

BEC Members rate Cooperative existence as important

By Eleanor Guerrero
Carbon County News
November 10, 2016

We Hear You - 2016 Annual Survey Results

Thank you to each of our members who took the time to give feedback. The Annual Member Survey closed November 1 and we had over 500 respondents!


Please click here for all the details and links to the reports.



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