Industry Report Card: Rate-Setting Ability Remains Key To U.S. Electric Co-ops' Credit Stability Oct 06

  • ID: 1710868
  • October 2006
  • Region: United States
  • Standard & Poors

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The credit quality of the U.S. electric co-op sector remains solidly investment grade and stable. The co-op sector continues to demonstrate sound credit metrics with adequate debt-service coverage and good liquidity. The ability to adjust rates with no third-party oversight READ MORE >

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Dairyland Pwr Coop,Arkansas Elec Coop Corp,Basin Elec Pwr Coop,National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corp,Hoosier Energy Rural Elec Coop Inc,Oglethorpe Pwr Corp,Buckeye Pwr Inc,Tri-State Generation & Transmission Assn,Associated Elec Coop Inc,Seminole Elec Coop,Central Iowa Pwr Coop,PowerSouth Energy Cooperative,Old Dominion Elec Coop,Square Butte Elec Coop,Wabash Vy Pwr Assn,Chugach Elec Assoc,Vermont Elec Coop Inc,Georgia Transmission Corp.,Central Elec Pwr Coop Inc,Western Farmer's Elec Coop,Diverse Pwr Inc,Great River Energy,Brazos Elec Pwr Coop,Brunswick Electric Membership Corp

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