December 20, 2016 – Homer Electric Association, Inc. (HEA) announces December 20, 2016, the membership has voted against deregulation from the Regulatory Commission of Alaska.
A total of 6,894 votes were received and certified. The final count was 2,041 yes votes and 4,853 no votes.
The HEA Board of Directors would like to thank each and every one of the members for voting on this important matter. Almost one third of the membership voted which highlights one of the values of the cooperative model, enabling members to provide direction to their utility.