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Cooperative Energy

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

Cooperative Energy is a public utility based in Hattiesburg, MS that was founded in 1941. As of 2019 they had $829 million in revenue and $1.6 billion in assets.

Provide and transmit through generation and purchase of electricity, wholesale electricity to 11 member owner cooperatives, each serving retail consumers. Provide and transmit through generation and purchase of electricity, wholesale electricity to 11...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: South Mississippi Electric Power Association.

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Program areas at Cooperative Energy

Provide affordable and reliable electric energy to member cooperatives. The 11 member cooperatives provide service to approximately 427,000 meters in Mississippi. Cooperative energy and the 11 member systems are consumer-owned, non-profit businesses. During 2018, cooperative energy provided member systems with 10,182,072 mwh of energy.

Form 990s for Cooperative Energy

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Jan 14, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Jun 22, 2017990OView PDF
2016-12Jun 19, 2017990OView PDF
2015-12Dec 13, 2016990OView PDF
...and six more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Cooperative Energy

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$829,604,743
Investment income and dividends$0
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$108,130
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$829,712,873

Vendors for Cooperative Energy

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2019-08-15
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2019-08-15
█████████Content management system software2019-08-15
████████ ███ ███████████ ██████ ████████Rto Support Services$1,752,8912017-12-01
████████ ██████ ████████ ███Trans Line Maintenance Services$1,762,5152017-12-01
███████ ████████ █████████████ ███Plant Maintenance Survices$1,178,2592017-12-01
███████ █████ ███████ ██████████████Turbine Parts$1,087,9782017-12-01
███████ ██████Power Plant Maintenance and Repair$7,080,7002017-12-01
...and 30 more vendors

Personnel at Cooperative Energy

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
James ComptonPresident and Chief Executive Officer$901,531Dec. 31, 2018
Nathan BrownSenior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer$466,549Dec. 31, 2018
██████ ████Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer$137,261Jan. 14, 2020
████ ██████Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer$408,198Dec. 31, 2018
████ █████Senior Vice President and Power de$288,132Dec. 31, 2018
█████ █████████Senior Vice President and Complian$230,638Dec. 31, 2018
█████ ████████Director$37,791Dec. 31, 2018

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