The Mission of the AFREA is to create the conditions for Power Distribution Co-ops to be successful and sustainable, and to support Power Distribution Co-ops in becoming best practice cooperative organizations.


What happens to Alberta farms when cities sprawl?

Any Albertan who drives the Calgary-Edmonton corridor has witnessed firsthand the spectacular unfolding of development around Alberta’s major cities.

REA Business: The Power of Knowing

How well does your REA Board and your membership know one another? The data suggests you don’t know one another well. What data are we citing? Well, let’s start with attendance at your Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Building Social Value

Societal Pillars - Social, Environmental, and Economic

Key Component in building Social Value = REAs are an active and visible part of their Community

Rural Power - First Co-ops Catch Hold

Think about it. Think about it - light bulbElectricity. What a wonderful thing! We flip a switch or push a button and power up our world - at work, home, play, inside and out, the convenience of power is all around us.