Cooperatives

CASA of Oregon Expands Assistance for Resident-owned Manufactured Housing Cooperatives with USDA Grant

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is awarding a $200,000 technical assistance grant to Community And Shelter Assistance Corporation (CASA of Oregon) to support 12 resident-owned manufactured housing cooperatives in rural areas of western and central Oregon, announced State Director John Huffman today.

Trump Administration Annouces Nearly $1 Million Invested in Maine Renewable Energy Systems for 33 Businesses, Farms, and Organizations


Investment will Help Reduce Energy Costs and Lower Operating Expenses

The Trump Administration today announced that the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is investing $973,172 to help 33 rural businesses, farms, and organizations in Maine with lowering energy costs.

Coastal Electric Cooperative to Receive $23 Million from USDA for Rural Electric Infrastructure Improvements

U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Utilities Service Administrator Chad Rupe today announced that USDA is investing $181 million to upgrade rural electric systems in 10 states. The funding includes $7.7 million to finance smart grid technologies that improve system operations and monitor grid security.