The Power of Membership

"Empowering you to energize your life."

Welcome to K.C. Electric

Please look around and discover all the things your co-op has to offer. If you have any questions, please send us a quick message or email us directly.


Our Mission

To provide our members with safe, reliable service at the lowest cost, while maintaining an environmentally responsible, accountable, and sustainable operation now and in the future.


K.C. Electric Association, Inc. is a rural electric cooperative organized in 1946 to bring power to the Eastern Colorado plains, including rural areas and towns of Kit Carson, Cheyenne and parts of Lincoln Counties. As a not-for-profit electric cooperative, K.C. Electric is owned by the members that it serves. K.C. Electric's headquarters is located at 422 3rd Ave. in Hugo, Colorado; its operations center is located at 281 Main St. in Stratton, Colorado. Outpost offices are located in Cheyenne Wells and Flagler, Colorado. Office hours are Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Many K.C. Electric employees are customers as well. We know the importance of electricity in our homes, farms, and businesses. Our goal is to bring you quality, affordable and reliable electrical power. We are proud to serve you and we take our responsibility very seriously.



Annual Meeting - June 4, 2015

Hi-Plains School, Seibert, Colorado

Registration: 6:30  Meeting 7:00 p.m.


Upcoming Regular Board Meeting of K.C. Electric:

May 26, 2015

4:00 p.m.

Hugo, Colorado


K.C. Electric Welcomes New Chief Financial Officer 

K.C. Electric has recently hired a new Chief Financial Officer. Bo Randolph  was formerly employed at Mountain View Electric, in the Limon office.  Bo is married to Heather and they have three children: Avery (4), Alexis (2), Max (3 mo). Bo grew up in Limon and has lived there most of his life. He is a family man and says his greatest joy in life is spending time with his family.

Bo has an undergraduate degree with a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Accounting from Metropolitan State College of Denver, and a graduate degree with a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Fort Hays State University.

 For those of you who haven’t met Bo, he will be at the Annual Meeting in Seibert on June 4, 2015.  Hope to see you then.  Drop by and meet Bo. 




K.C. Electric General Managers

John E. Rose (1948-1974)

Ora F. "Bus" Ware (1974-1988)

James L. Zabukover (1988-2000)

John F. Huppert, Interim General Manager (2000-2001)

Jack D. Clinkscale (2001-2003)

John F. Huppert (2004-2010)

Timothy J. Power (2010-2014)

David W. Churchwell (2015-Present)



 SmartHub and Internet Explorer

Starting in November, any of you who access the SmartHub tool through Microsoft's Internet Explorer version 8 or lower, will begin to lose some of the tool's functionality. Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) is more than five years old and support for this version or lower is being phased out gradually.

Through SmartHub, you have the ability to pay your bill, check your usage and more using a web browser or mobile application. What can you do to avoid any drop in functionality? All you have to do is upgrade to the latest version of Internet Explorer or download the latest version of Google's Chrome web browser or Mozilla's Firefox web browser. All of these downloads are completely free, available online, and take just minutes to complete. Visit one of the links below to get started and ensure you're able to take advantage of all that SmartHub has to offer safely and securely.

Internet Explorer (IE) 

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome