SAVE THE DATE Umatilla Electric Cooperative’s 80th Annual Meeting Saturday, April 22, 2017 All members are welcome to join in for a fun and informative meeting, delicious meal and door prizes. We look forward to seeing everyone there!
February 20, 2017
February 01, 2017
From Idaho Power – Since 2008, Idaho Power has worked collaboratively with agencies, property owners and other stakeholders – including Umatilla Electric Cooperative – as the Boardman to Hemingway (B2H) Project moves through federal and state permitting. As we approach one of the project’s most significant milestones, the BLM’s Federal Record of Decision (ROD) expected this spring, […]
January 17, 2017
Every two years, about 200 Umatilla Electric residential members are called as part of the National Survey on the Cooperative Difference. Those calls will be made in the next 7-10 days beginning Tuesday, Jan. 17. The survey is expected to last no more than 12-14 minutes. If you are one of the recipients of a […]
January 09, 2017
CoBank, a national cooperative that provides financial services to Umatilla Electric, has asked UEC and other rural electric cooperatives to nominate one disabled veteran from their community for the No Barriers Warriors adventure program. For generations, rural America has produced a disproportionate share of our armed forces. There are 22 million veterans in the United […]
January 09, 2017
If your current Umatilla Electric bill looks a little higher than usual, most members can blame the cold weather in December and January. Temperatures began to drop on Dec. 5, 2016, with little relief before the ice and now arrived in January. Many homes’ electric heating systems are working overtime to maintain comfortable temperatures inside […]
December 20, 2016
The Hermiston and Boardman offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 16 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. A reminder: our SmartHub portal at UmatillaElectric.com allows you to manage your account from a computer, smartphone or tablet. You may pay by phone at 888-480-9709 anytime day or night. You are welcome to try our outdoor […]
December 01, 2016
Notice to Members: Payment Services for Umatilla Electric and Hermiston Energy Services customers will be down temporarily for maintenance between the hours of 10 p.m. – 11 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 5. The following payment services may be unavailable: SmartHub Automatic Phone Payments On-site Payment Kiosk Thank you for your cooperation!
November 29, 2016
The Outage Map will be unavailable from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 30 for routine software upgrades. If you need to report an outage please feel free to call 1 888-465-5701 or visit our webpage: Report An Outage. Thank you for your patience.
November 28, 2016
For Our Environment. For Our Economy. Umatilla Electric Cooperative urges community members to support the federal hydro system during an upcoming public comment period. Some critics are calling for removal of the four Snake River dams, which provide carbon-free, renewable power, allow ports and farmers to compete globally, and power our economy. Northeast Oregon residents […]
November 27, 2016
High School Juniors Win a Week in Washington D.C.! Umatilla Electric Cooperative is once again sponsoring two students for the 2017 Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. The tour brings together hundreds of students from across the nation on June 8 – 15, 2017. Participants enjoy an opportunity to meet with U.S. Senators and Representatives, visit historic […]