Cuivre River Electric Cooperative, Inc., a Touchstone Energy Cooperative, is Missouri’s largest electric distribution cooperative, serving more than 62,500 individual, family and business members in Lincoln, Pike, St. Charles and Warren counties.
Touchstone Energy Cooperative is a major electric utility brand that represents a nationwide alliance made of more than 750 local, member-owned electric cooperatives in 46 states. Touchstone Energy co-ops collectively deliver power and energy solutions to more than 40 million members each day. Electric cooperatives distribute power for 75 percent of the land mass in the United States with over 2.4 million miles of power lines.
Electric cooperatives were established to provide electricity to rural America, and now make up the largest electric utility network in the nation. Touchstone Energy® is the national brand identity for this exclusive network.
Cuivre River Electric Cooperative shares a common promise to provide your residential and commercial energy services while meeting the highest standards of accountability, integrity, innovation and commitment to your community.
Our power is generated by Associated Electric Cooperative and Central Electric Power Cooperative using various generation methods including coal, natural gas, and alternative energy production using hydroelectricity, solar and wind power. Electricity for Cuivre River Electric is delivered through Central Electric Power Cooperative.
Cuivre River Electric is an equal opportunity employer. We have more than 130 employees who work in of our Troy headquarters and Lake Saint Louis branch offices. These employees live in the communities we serve.
There are many benefits unique to cooperative membership, including an Annual Business Meeting, election of the Board of Directors and Capital Credits.