This website is a collection of content from Living with Energy in Iowa magazine, which is published monthly and distributed to member-owners of Iowa's electric cooperatives. Some content and resources from the printed magazine are made available online through this website, including recipes, the monthly editor's choice contest, and articles on energy efficiency, safety and cooperative principles. The magazine and website are published by the Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives (IAEC).

IAEC exists solely to support the interests of member-owned electric cooperatives, including 36 distribution co-ops and 8 generation and transmission co-ops. Formed in 1942, IAEC provides many vital functions for its members including legislative representation, regulatory oversight, training and education services, safety programs, and communications support. Learn more at