Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative, Inc. is a member-owned, member-controlled nonprofit electric distribution utility located in northwestern Ohio. PPEC is one of 25 electric co-ops in Ohio, and one of 37 electric co-ops in Indiana. PPEC is proud to serve our more than 12,900 member-owners in Paulding, Putnam, Defiance, Van Wert, and Allen Counties in Ohio and Adams and Allen counties in Indiana. Since 1935, we have provided reliable power to rural areas with pride. CEO-Message-Banner-3

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Congress Preserves Large Water Heater Production: Electric cooperatives across the country were relieved

Electric service territory legislation signed by Gov. Pence:The legislation amends the existing law to preserve existing electric service boundaries, regardless of future annexations.

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What is Acre? The Action Committee for Rural Electrification (ACRE®) is the federal Political Action Committee (PAC) of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA).

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