Clay Electric personnel continues efforts Wednesday evening, July 7, to restore service to members who were impacted by Tropical Storm Elsa. As of 8 p.m., 1,836 members remained... Continue Reading ›

Clay Electric Cooperative is grieving for a lost friend and co-worker. Lineworker William “Ziggy” Ziegenfelder, 56, passed away while working in the co-op's Gainesville service... Continue Reading ›

Vehicles from our fleet are currently up for auction online and more will be available in the coming weeks. Three auctions will take place; two will feature small fleet vehicles... Continue Reading ›

A forecast team from Colorado State University has predicted an above-average level of activity in the Atlantic basin this hurricane season. The CSU Tropical Meteorology... Continue Reading ›

The 83rd Annual Meeting video report is now available. You’ll hear remarks from the president of the Board of Trustees, Susan Reeves; General Manager Ricky Davis' report; and the... Continue Reading ›

Due to ongoing concerns surrounding the spread of coronavirus, the co-op has made the difficult decision to cancel the gathering portion of Annual Meeting for the second year in a... Continue Reading ›

Your Co-op Connections Card is coming in the May Kilowatt!

Your Co-op Connections Card will be arriving in the May issue of our Kilowatt newsletter, which is mailing this week.  The Co-op Connections Card is a money-saving tool we’re proud to offer our membership. The card connects you with discounts on everything from hotel stays to prescription drugs. The Co-op Connections program is a national discount program used by more than 400 co-ops across the country. Click here to read more about the program.

Look for your card and more information when the Kilowatt arrives. Looking for a deal on an oil change? How about pizza? A wide variety of merchants throughout our community accept the card. Be sure to present the card at the register to receive your discount! We encourage our members to visit local businesses that participate in the Co-op Connections program. These merchants will benefit from increased traffic, so it’s a win-win situation.

The card also gives you access to online savings at more than 95 national retailers like Advance Auto Parts, Hertz Rental Cars, Best Western hotels, 1-800-PetMeds and You can check out these great national discounts at

One of the most valuable features of the Co-op Connections Card is the pharmacy discount. While it is not insurance and cannot be combined with insurance, the discount can mean savings of 10 to 60 percent on prescription drugs. The logo and information on the back of your card is recognized at more than 60,000 national, regional, and local pharmacies. The pharmacy discount has been widely used by members of Touchstone Energy co-ops across the country, resulting in combined savings of more than $40 million on prescriptions.

As a Touchstone Energy co-op, Clay Electric strives to serve our members according to four core values: integrity, accountability, innovation and commitment to community. Our Co-op Connections Card is one of the ways we live up to those values.