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Southwest Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative is a non-profit, member-owned electric utility located in Corning, Mt. Ayr, and Stanton.

Southwest Iowa REC is more than just an electric utility operating over 2,500 miles of power lines. Your cooperative is PEOPLE - you (the member-owner), the Board of Directors and a dedicated staff of employees. We pride ourselves in providing member-owners with safe, reliable electricity 24 hours a day year-round and excellent customer service.

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2018-2019 Iowa Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

The 2018-2019 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) has been established to help qualifying low-income Iowa homeowners and renters pay for a portion of their primary heating costs for the winter heating season. The assistance is based on household income, household size, type of fuel and type of housing.

Congratulations Lucas Dalton

Southwest Iowa REC’s Lucas Dalton has successfully completed a comprehensive lineworker certification program.  The Lineworker Certification Program is the time-tested benchmark of apprentice and lineworker training programs and is administered through the Northwest Lineman College.  The Lineworker Certification Program is a distance-learning training program offered to electric utility and construction companies for the certification of their lineworker employees

Wendy Wimer Honored for 30 Years of Service

Wendy Wimer, Customer Service Representative, of Southwest Iowa REC was recognized for 30 years of service.  Wendy works in Southwest Iowa REC’s office located in Mount Ayr.  Southwest Iowa REC is honored to recognize Wendy for h

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