News & Events

The Co-op News is a 24-page members only magazine that features interesting and informative articles on such topics as energy efficiency and conservation, policy and legislative issues and safety. Stories highlighting co-op people and OEC's community and economic development efforts are included as well. A multi-page Classified Advertising section and the featured recipe page historically are reader favorites. Below is the current issue in digital format. View OEC's Media Kit

Request Outdoor Lighting

OEC provides area lights that illuminate automatically from dusk to dawn. The monthly fee includes all maintenance.

*Important note: Members are required to call OEC (405-321-2024) to report a light that is out. You may request an outdoor light change below.

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Wind Energy


A Renewable Energy Certificate (REC) is generated when 100 kWhs of wind power from one of three Oklahoma wind farms is placed on the transmission grid. Each REC represents the environmental benefits of 100 kWhs of wind power. Each REC is 50 cents per month.

Display Advertising Request Form

OEC's Co-op News magazine has a circulation of approximately 42,000 people in seven central-Oklahoma counties. It is also published digitally and distributed among OEC's social media networks. Download OEC's Media Kit. 

Submit the form below and upload artwork to begin advertising in the Co-op News. Brianna Wall, Co-op News editor, will contact you to verify ad details. 

Please upload your artwork to be considered for advertising in the Co-o- News. Accepted forms include PDF, JPEG, PNG or PSD. Digital business cards are acceptable.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png.

Classified Ad Request Form

Each printed issue of the OEC News magazine includes a Classified Advertising section in which co-op members may place one free personal ad (25-word maximum) per month. Business ads or additional personal ads are 50 cents per word (telephone number counts as one word). Payment must accompany all business and/or additional ads. The deadline for classified advertising is the 10th of the month preceding the month of publication (for example, all ads submitted or postmarked by April 10 will appear in the May issue of the magazine).

Payments for Paid Additional Classified Ads and Paid Business Ads must be either: 1) Mailed to OEC, ATTN: Ads, PO Box 1208, Norman, OK 73070; or 2) Brought to OEC's office at 242 24th Avenue NW in Norman. All ads are due by the 10th of the month to guarantee printing in the next month's issue. Accepted forms of payment include cash, check or money order. If mailing check, please reference the ad's phone number in the memo line.