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2018 Guatemala Project
Oklahoma’s electric cooperatives and Colorado’s electric cooperatives brought first-time electricity to the villages of Pie del Cerro and Tierra Blanca Salinas in northwestern Guatemala. Learn more >>

2017 Guatemala Project
Thanks to Oklahoma's electric cooperatives, the village of Chiis in the department (state) of Alta Verapaz, northwest Guatemala, is fully electrified. Learn more >>

2016 Bolivia Project
OAEC's first project was made possible through a partnership between OAEC and the Association of Missouri Electric Cooperatives (AMEC). The project took place in northern Bolivia and brought electricity to two villages, El Torito & Dos de Junio. The local electric cooperative, Cooperativa Electrica Riberalta (CER), assisted volunteer linemen on the completion of this project. Click here to learn more.

Support Energy Trails!

How can YOU help bring lights to remote areas in developing countries? The Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives formed a 501(c)3 not-for-profit foundation, the Oklahoma Energy Trails Foundation. All financial gifts targeted for this project are tax deductible. 
To pay online to help support the Energy Trails team, please donate via PayPal using the "donate" button below.

To send a check to further the Energy Trails Oklahoma Project, please make it payable to:

Oklahoma Energy Trails Foundation
P.O. Box 54309
Oklahoma City, OK 73154-1309


Energy Trails Blog

Follow updates on the Guatemala project here: https://energytrails.wordpress.com

Energy Trails in Guatemala 2019
News Release
Oklahoma's Electric Cooperatives Electrify Remote Guatemalan Village




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Director of Public Relations, Communications and Research
Anna Politano

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