Welcome to Empire Electric

EEA is a member-owned cooperative providing power to over 12,000 members in SW Colorado & SE Utah.   

 Our Mission: To safely, responsibly, and reliably meet the electrical energy needs of our member-owners.




To report an outage call us 24 hours a day at 970-565-4444 or 800-709-3726.

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News and Events

Board Room
Empire Electric Association, Inc., 801 N. Broadway, Cortez, CO 81321 BOARD OF DIRECTOR CANDIDATES           ...
Man Checking Co-op News
Members are cautioned to not be fooled by text messages from impersonators claiming to represent the co-op.  Scammers are moving from land-line...
Thank you for voting.
Thank you for voting on Empire's By-Law Changes this year! Members will receive a mail-in ballot and can return it by mail or...
NOTICE OF 2019 ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING EMPIRE ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION, INC. The Annual Meeting of the members of Empire Electric Association,...

Director Candidates in 2019

The Bios for the Director candidates running for Director District's 2,  5 and 6 in 2019 are included here.