About Us

Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association, Inc. is a distribution cooperative owned by the members it serves. Poudre Valley REA was founded in 1939 by its members to provide reliable electricity in Northern Colorado.

Today, Poudre Valley REA covers 2,000 square miles of service territory in Larimer, Weld, and Boulder counties and over 3900 miles of overhead, underground and transmission line combined, serving over 40,000 homes and businesses. Learn more about Poudre Valley REA's history here

A Little About Us




Statistical Information

Year Organized: 1939
Counties Served: Larimer, Weld, and Boulder
Number of Full Time Employees: 85
Total Services: 39,745
Miles of Line: 4,021
Consumers Per Mile: 9.6
Property Taxes: $1,350,218 
Power Source: Tri-State Generation & Transmission

*Data from 2015 Annual Report

Our Mission

We are committed to providing safe, reliable, efficient energy solutions with exceptional service to our members.