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New Blog!

We’ve moved The Outlet blog to a new platform over at Area Voices. All of our content, old and new, can be found at that new location. Visit us at

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May is National Electrical Safety Month

This article is originally from the North Dakota Living Magazine produced by NDAREC. April is wrapping up, which means May is just around the corner. And with May being National Electrical Safety Month, Cass County Electric Cooperative wants you to … Continue reading

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The Meaning of Membership

Electric cooperatives were established to provide electricity to rural America, and they now make up the largest electric utility network in the nation. In fact, cooperatives are responsible for distributing power to 75 percent of the U.S. land mass through … Continue reading

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Power and Your Property

Have you noticed Cass County Electric Cooperative workers on your property? The work done by employees and contractors of CCEC often brings them to rights-of-way and easements in the service territory or on/near your private property and driveways. Making sure … Continue reading

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Cass County Electric Cooperative Warns Members of Call Scam

Cass County Electric Cooperative is warning members of a reported calling scam involving utility customers. The culprits are placing phone calls to area residents and businesses claiming to be representatives of a utility company and threatening to turn power off … Continue reading

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Flood Preparedness = Safety Awareness

March 16-22 is National Flood Safety Awareness Week. And, rightfully so, because as the days inch their way toward spring, it is important to be prepared for any potential flooding that may arise with the change in temperatures. While we … Continue reading

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All About Outages

Last year, Cass County Electric Cooperative’s reliability rating was 99.9828%. For the average person living on the CCEC system, power was out for less than two hours in 2013. But, with more than 39,000 members in our service territory, more … Continue reading

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