2014 Annual Meeting: Sat. May 3rd
Get on the boat May 3rd: travel info. Our 2014 Election includes two open positions on the Board for District 1 (San Juan, Pearl, Henry, Brown and Spieden islands) and two member initiated bylaw amendments. Ballots arrive by mail. Candidate bios available online.
Latest Updates and Information
FREE WiFi at the interisland Ferry Landings for members signed up for SmartHub and paperless billing. Town Hall meeting summary and slide presentation. Read all about it – and keep up all things OPALCO through our news posts and email newsletter, The Co-op Connector.
Board of Directors
OPALCO Board meetings are scheduled the third Thursday of each month and members are welcome. Meeting agendas and board packets are usually posted on the Friday in advance of each meeting. Two OPALCO director seats are up for election in 2014 in District 1 (San Juan …).
Energy Efficiency & Conservation
Reduce Energy Waste!
Find out how you can reduce energy waste and save money with a Home Snapshot Energy Assessment. Call 376-3586 to schedule yours today. Get rebates for energy efficiency improvements and make your home more comfortable and efficient! Energy efficiency and conservation will help us keep rates down for our Co-op!
Local Renewable Energy
Welcome to the next generation of green power: MORE (Member Owned Renewable Energy). Member donations to MORE support production incentives for local members who are generating their own renewable power with solar, wind and micro-hydro systems inter-connected to OPALCO’s grid. Call 376-3500 to sign up today for MORE Local Power!
Join OPALCO's Team!
OPALCO provides a supportive and healthy workplace with generous pay, benefits and training opportunities. Living in the San Juan Islands is a rural ideal with bountiful natural beauty, cultural richness and abundant access to recreational activities. Keep your eye on our website for job openings and consider joining our co-op family. Current opening: Software Specialist.
Last updated: March 26, 2014
Spotlight on Energy Rebates: Meichelle Roberts, San Juan Island Member Meichelle Roberts of San Juan Island noticed her high electric bills and knew it was time to take action. She called OPALCO to learn more about available efficiency rebate incentives to help offset the cost of home improvements she was considering. The payback was… READ MORE »
OPALCO is a non-profit, member-owned electric cooperative that distributes electricity to 20 islands in the Salish Sea archipelago and employs approximately 50 people in San Juan County. The Co-op is governed by a seven-member board of directors who are elected by a vote of the members each year at the annual meeting.