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Hoosier Energy Economic Development

Hoosier Energy’s Economic Development team is one of the Midwest’s leading economic development organizations. We serve central and southern Indiana and southeastern Illinois – a jurisdiction that covers 59 counties in two states. Our region benefits from proximity to major city centers like Cincinnati, Louisville, and Indianapolis and has a rich history of manufacturing, value-added agriculture, and transportation.

Our economic development team prides itself on equipping new and expanding companies to successfully do business in our region. We have a responsive, knowledgeable staff that possesses vast expertise in site location assistance, local and state incentives, and planning & zoning. In conjunction with our distribution cooperatives, we’re also proud to offer highly competitive utility rates to the coops’ consumers.

In 2018, our efforts garnered approximately 2,515 new jobs in Indiana and Illinois and $730,310,000 in new capital investment, plus 38.5 megawatts of new industrial and commercial load was added.

Hoosier Energy

Hoosier Energy is a generation and transmission cooperative providing wholesale electric power and services to member distribution cooperatives. Hoosier Energy serves 18 member electric cooperatives in central and southern Indiana and southeastern Illinois. Founded in 1949 and based in Bloomington, Indiana, our generation includes coal, natural gas, and renewable energy resources, and delivers power through a nearly 1,700-mile transmission network. Learn more