Submit Your Application for the 2014 Youth Day/Tour Now!

  Clinton County Electric will again sponsor up to 12 area sophomores or juniors on a day in Springfield to be held on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 sponsored by the co-op and the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives. Of these 12, two will be selected to go to Washington DC in June 2013 for an all-expense paid tour. WHO MAY ... Read More

IEC Scholarship Program Returns for 2014!

Mike Johnson, President of Clinton County Electric Cooperative, has announced that the Illinois electric cooperatives will again in 2014 award seven academic scholarships to high school seniors through a memorial scholarship fund designed to financially assist deserving students in the “electric cooperative family.”   In addition, an eighth scholarship – to assist with costs in attending an electric lineworker school – ... Read More

Touchstone Energy Classroom Grants are Back!!

Enter Touchstone Energy’s Classroom Empowerment Grant Competition and your submission could win up to $500 to fund classroom and educational enhancement projects!   Touchstone Energy Classroom Empowerment Grants are being funded by Clinton County Electric Cooperative, Inc. (CCECI) for the 2013-2014 school year. See the enclosed fact sheet for more information about Touchstone Energy or log on to To ... Read More

New, Larger, More Informative Billing Statement

As promised, CCECI deployed a new billing statement to the membership with its’ September billing. The new bill presentation is certainly different and definitely more informational. Here are some of the notable changes that were made:               #1 – A graph displaying the usage of the current bill, as well as the previous 12 months. Now you can easily see historical ... Read More

New lineman at CCEC

Clinton County Electric Cooperative Inc. is proud to announce its newest Apprentice Lineman, Jacob Haselhorst.  Jacob graduated from Wesclin High School in 2004 and Ranken Technical College in 2006.  There he earned an Associates of Technology Degree in Electrical Automation Technology.   Jacob and his wife, Tiffany, welcomed their daughter Brenna Ann on May 30, 2013, just over a month after ... Read More

Applications are still being accepted for 2013 Youth Day and Youth Tour

There is still time left for high school sophomores and juniors to apply to attend Youth Day in Springfield to be held on April 17, 2013, sponsored by the cooperative and the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives. Please visit our website or see your high school counselor for an application and more information about Youth Day 2013. Deadline to apply ... Read More

Clinton County Electric Cooperative, Inc. annual scholarship program

For many years, Clinton County Electric Cooperative, Inc. has granted scholarships to students of cooperative member families. We are proud to announce that we will again carry on the tradition by proudly sponsoring fourteen - $500 scholarships this spring amounting to a total of $7,000 to benefit students from our service territory. Two - $500 scholarships will be awarded to ... Read More

Infrastructure upgrades

When I began my employment here at Clinton County Electric in the summer of 2009, we implemented two initiatives: (1) Enhancing our Member Communications, and (2) Infrastructure Improvements. Clinton County Electric had been doing those things all along, but generally under a more informal process and approach. This article will concentrate on the Infrastructure Improvement Initiative. The electric utility industry ... Read More