About Touchstone Energy Cooperatives
Polk-Burnett is Your Local Touchstone Energy Cooperative
The Touchstone Energy Cooperatives brand represents a nationwide alliance of more than 750 local, consumer-owned electric cooperative, including Polk-Burnett Electric Cooperative, in 46 states.
Did you know electric cooperatives ...
- Are the largest electric utility network in the nation
- Total more than 900 local systems in 47 states
- Have 42 million member-owners
- Distribute power over 2.5 million miles of line
- Serve 56% of the U.S. land mass
- Offer electricity from renewable sources. More than 88% of all local electric co-ops offer electricity generated from renewable sources.
Touchstone Energy co-ops are owned by the members they serve and provide high standards of service according to four core values:
integrity, accountability, innovation and commitment to community.