Doniphan Electric Cooperative Association, Incorporated is a nonprofit, member owned organization that was founded in 1937 as part of the Rural Electrification Act to provide electric service to members of Doniphan County and areas in Atchison and Brown counties. It is located in the center of Troy, Kansas. REA is now the Rural Utilities Service (RUS) and is part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Doniphan Electric Cooperative is the smallest Rural Electric Cooperative in the state of Kansas serving over 1,650 residential and business consumers. It employs four linemen that maintain the 467 miles of distribution line with the lowest outage time per customer of Kansas REC's.
The goal of Doniphan Electric Cooperative is to provide members safe and reliable service in a prompt and efficient manner at the most economically feasible rate.