Who are we?

Blue Ridge Power Agency (“Blue Ridge”) is a non-profit corporation established in 1988 under the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia and falls under Section 501(c)(12) of the Internal Revenue Code. It is a “joint action” agency that operates as authorized by its Board of Directors (“Board”). Each member appoints to the Board one Director and one or more Alternate(s) from its organization.

The ultimate goal of the organization, through the power of numbers/size, collective resolve, economies of scale and cooperative “joint action”, is to pursue those activities which will insure the most reliable and lowest cost wholesale electric power supplies possible for its members today and in the future.

Mission Statement

Blue Ridge is a united group of municipal and cooperative utilities dedicated to joint action that enables its members to meet their customers’ current and emerging needs.