Welcome to K.C. Electric
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.
Upcoming Regular Board Meeting of K.C. Electric:
This 1946 photo shows the original board of directors of K C Rural Electric Association. They are, clockwise from left: George Blomendahl, C. L. Hiner, Elmer Keucker, Earl Livingston, Art Gaines, Roy Bader, Co-op attorney Thornton H. Thomas and John Schritter.
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.