The Mission of the AFREA is to Represent and Support Rural Electrification Associations by responding to Legislative, Regulatory, and Operational needs for a Sustainable Future.

Keeping you up to date on the latest REA business and power industry news.

Protecting What's Valuable

Protecting What’s Valuable

Preserving Historical Foundation        &

An Investment in Your Future

Investment in your future - REA

An Investment in Your Future

Spirit of the Season...


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Co-op Week - October 13 - 19

Co-op Week 2014 - October 13 to 19

Think Cooperative!

The cooperative business is owned by the very same people who use the goods and/or services provided - its members. The cooperative business model is a not for profit organization that contributes in many ways to the community it serves.

Golf Classic Thank YOU!

The 8th Annual Federation co-sponsored Charity Golf Classic - a milestone event! Together, with your help, we raised another $26,000 for the MS Society - NWT/AB Division... bringing our cooperative total to $210,000!!! 

Members, industry, and stakeholders teed up with directors and staff again on Thursday, August 14th at Goose Hummock.

The Value of an REA

The Value of Rural Electrification Associations in Alberta

What Heritage do you want to pass on to the next generation? 

Cruising over Isle Lake near Gainford AB

Bald Eagle over Isle Lake - Yellowhead at Gainford AB

(Photo by Linda J. Pedley, June 21, 2014)

Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL)

Canada’s new anti-spam law comes into force July 1, 2014 and will regulate the distribution of commercial electronic communications (CEM).