History

A half-century of illumination.


When the Lutsen Light & Power Company turned off its lights for the last time, Arrowhead Electric Cooperative, Inc., or AECI, was there to turn them back on again. That was 1953, and since that day, we’ve worked to provide you with consistently reliable, completely safe, and environmentally friendly electrical power.

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Explore the history of electric Co-ops. (PDF)