Cooperative News

Ten 2016 IEC Memorial Scholarships Available

Posted October 15th, 2015

Adams Electric Cooperative General Manager Jim Thompson has announced that the Illinois electric cooperatives in 2016 will award nine academic scholarships to high school seniors through a memorial scholarship fund designed to financially assist deserving students in the “electric cooperative family.” In addition, a tenth scholarship – to assist with costs in attending an electric […]


Adams Electric Cooperative Will Hold Its 76th Annual Meeting

Posted August 24th, 2015

Adams Electric Cooperative, Camp Point, will hold its 76th Annual Meeting of Members Wednesday, September 9, 2015, at Bailey Park (north edge of Camp Point).  During the business meeting, members will hear reports by board officers and the manager. Three directors will be elected during the meeting.  Director candidates are: District 7 –Jim Benz, consisting […]


Adams Electric and its Employees Contribute $660 to American Red Cross

Posted July 17th, 2015

  On behalf of Adams Electric Cooperative employees, Manager of Marketing Bill Stalder presented a check totaling $660 to Luke Zimmerman, Disaster Program Specialist, of the American Red Cross in Quincy, Illinois. The donation included employee contributions along with $250 from Adams Electric Cooperative. Employees of Adams Electric Cooperative live in Adams, Brown and Schuyler […]


Local Students Toured Washington, D.C.

Posted June 25th, 2015

Kira Eidson, Grace Ruxlow, Dustin Speckhart, Lindsey Jennings and Abbie Thompson represented Adams Electric Cooperative and Adams Telephone Co-Operative in Washington, D.C., during the annual “Youth to Washington” Tour, June 12-19. This event, sponsored by the electric and telephone cooperatives of Illinois since the late 1950s, is an introduction for rural youth to our democratic […]


Load Control

Posted June 22nd, 2015

Attn: Members on Load Control — Adams Electric Cooperative will be load controlling today, Thursday, June 11 from 2:00-6:30 p.m. All central air conditioner compressors are cycled a maximum of 15 minutes “on” and a maximum of 15 minutes “off”, but the fan is allowed to run at all times. All water heaters will be […]


Load Control

Posted March 6th, 2015

Attn: Members on Load Control — Adams Electric Cooperative will be load controlling Friday, March 6 from 6:00-9:00 a.m. All water heaters on Controlled Heating and Cooling (CHC) and Controlled Water Heating (CWH) will be turned “off” for the entire interruption period. If you have any questions regarding the interruptions, call Adams Electric at (800) […]


Load Control

Posted March 4th, 2015

Attn: Members on Load Control — Adams Electric Cooperative will be load controlling Thursday, March 5 from 6:00-9:00 a.m. and Thursday, March 5 from 6:00-8:30 p.m. All water heaters on Controlled Heating and Cooling (CHC) and Controlled Water Heating (CWH) will be turned “off” for the entire interruption period. If you have any questions regarding […]


Load Control

Posted February 27th, 2015

Attn: Members on Load Control — Adams Electric Cooperative will be load controlling Friday, February 27 from 6:00-9:00 a.m. All water heaters on Controlled Heating and Cooling (CHC) and Controlled Water Heating (CWH) will be turned “off” for the entire interruption period. If you have any questions regarding the interruptions, call Adams Electric at (800) […]


Load Control

Posted February 18th, 2015

Attn: Members on Load Control — Adams Electric Cooperative will be load controlling Wednesday, February 18 from 6:00-8:30 p.m. and Thursday, February 19 from 6:00-9:00 a.m. All water heaters on Controlled Heating and Cooling (CHC) and Controlled Water Heating (CWH) will be turned “off” for the entire interruption period. If you have any questions regarding […]


Directors Attend Training

Posted February 9th, 2015

Directors must stay up-to-date on critical issues that face cooperatives. Part of this process comes from education and training. In addition, new directors must fully understand the workings of the cooperative. The newest director of Adams Electric Cooperative, Kris Farwell, attended Succession Planning: Developing The Purpose-Driven Organization. Change is inevitable for all organizations. This course […]


Adams Electric Cooperative
Mailing address: P.O. Box 247, Camp Point, IL 62320
Headquarters Location: 700 E. Wood St., Camp Point, IL
Phone: 217-593-7701 – Fax: 217-593-7120