New Member Packet

Congratulations! You now share ownership in a successful not-for-profit electric distribution cooperative utility. The following materials will help you understand your ownership benefits and responsibilitites, plus help to answer any questions you may have about Adams Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Our Mission is to provide safe, reliable power at competitive rates, and improve the quality of life in the communities we serve!

There's lots of information available here at, but also in print at our district offices in Gettysburg, Shippensburg, and York. You will get some idea of the scope of that information as you browse through the information provided below. If you have any questions about what you read here, please do not hesitate to call us at 717/334-9211, or toll-free at 888/232-6732. You can also email our Finance/Member Services Department at

Thank you for joining us, and Welcome to the Co-op Family!


Adams Electric Cooperative: Owned by those we serve (revised 09/2017)

Bylaws last amended 5-23-17

Owner's Manual for co-op members (revised 01/2017)

Current Fees and Electric Bill Information (effective 01/2018)

Generator Safety (revised 12/2017)

Get SMART: Managing your account online (revised 03/2016)

Project Helping Hand member assistance program (revised 03/2016)

Join Co-op Owners for Political Action: Support legislators who support cooperatives (revised 03/2016)

U-Shift, U-Save Water Heater rebate and interruption program (revised 09/2016)

101 Easy Ways to Save Energy and Money (revised 12/2016)

Help Keep the Power On! (revised 1/2018)