UEC News


UEC Returns $3.67 Million To Members

June 27, 2013

HERMISTON, Ore. – Umatilla Electric Cooperative announced on Thursday that it has returned approximately $3.67 million to its customers in the form of revenue refund and capital credit checks. This refund is based on $1.98 million from a 2004 revenue refund mailed in January, $1.45 million in capital credit refunds from 1987 margins and $237,000 […]

Community Spotlight – Agape Mission House

June 27, 2013

Agape Mission House is a Christian-based mission whose purpose is to feed, clothe and shelter those in need. It is both an evangelical and service outreach from the local Christian community which provided $1.5 million in services in 2005. The vision of the Agape house is to serve the less fortunate of

HES Customers Experience Power Outage

June 27, 2013

HERMISTON, Ore. – Hermiston Energy Services (HES) customers connected to the Highland Feeder experienced loss of service for a duration of 54 minutes on October 29 at 9:04 a.m. The cause of the outage was due to a starling making contact with a transformer located on SE 6th St in Hermiston. 1739 customers were affected […]

UEC Industrial Customers Experience Power Outages

June 27, 2013

HERMISTON, Ore. – Umatilla Electric Cooperative industrial customers east of the Port of Morrow experienced loss of service for a duration of 25 minutes on October 25 at 3:09 p.m. The cause of the outage was due to a crane making contact with a distribution line near Logan Way and Columbia Blvd. 63 UEC accounts […]

UEC Customers Experience Power Outages

June 27, 2013

Hermiston, Ore.- Umatilla Electric Cooperative customers on Wilson Road, south of Boardman experienced loss of service for a duration of one hours and 24 minutes on October 13 at 1:31 p.m. The cause of the outage was an electrical short circuit on the top of a oil circuit recloser. 1158 UEC members

UEC Encourages Members To Help

June 27, 2013

HERMISTON, Ore. – Umatilla Electric Cooperative announced due to the large number of requests from members asking how they can help, Umatilla Electric is stepping up to establish an orderly way in which individuals, members and employees can support relief funds for the Co-op employees and members that were in

UEC Announces New Credit Card Policy

June 27, 2013

HERMISTON, Ore. – In our ongoing effort to control operating costs and keep rates as low as possible for members, Umatilla Electric Cooperative will no longer accept credit card payments on non-residential classification accounts effective May 31, 2005. We will accept credit card payments on residential and domestic accounts. Umatilla Electric Cooperative