Central Iowa Power Cooperative (CIPCO), is a generation and transmission cooperative built by member cooperatives, like Clarke Electric Cooperative, and the communities they serve. With a balanced 24/7 energy portfolio, CIPCO Is committed to providing cost-effective, clean, safe, and reliable energy. CIPCO and its 13 member cooperatives serve over 300,000 Iowans in 58 counties. CIPCO's offices are located in Des Moines, Cedar Rapids, Creston and Wilton, Iowa.
CIPCO is committed to providing environmentally-friendly energy through a diverse mix of nuclear (32.6%), wind, hydro, solar and landfill gas (24.1%), natural gas (0.4%) and coal (42.8%) resources*.
|1||Western Area Power Administration||Hydroelectric|
|2||Hancock County Wind Energy Center, Garner||Wind|
|3||Elk Wind Farm, Greeley||Wind|
|4||Hawkeye Wind Farm, Hawkeye||Wind|
|5||Rippey Wind Farm, Grand Junction||Wind|
|6||Pioneer Grove Wind Farm, Mechanicsville||Wind|
|7||Summit Lake, Creston||Natural Gas & Oil|
|8||NextEra Energy Duane Arnold, Palo||Nuclear|
|9||Louisa Generating Station, Muscatine||Coal|
|10||Walter Scott, Jr., Energy Center #3 &
#4, Council Bluffs
|11||Linn County Solid Waste Agency, Marion||Landfill Gas|
|12-17||Solar Sites; Osceola, Pella, Marshalltown, Urbana, Wilton and Corning||Solar|
|18||Heartland Divide Wind Energy Center, Audubon||Wind|
*All or some of the renewable energy credits associated with this generation may have been sold or may be sold in the future to other parties.