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Exacter to Give NRTC Members the Ability to Predict Power Outages
NRTC today announced a strategic partnership with Exacter, a Columbus, OH- based company that offers a smart grid analytics system allowing utilities to pinpoint when and where future outages are likely to occur and to send repair crews preemptively. [More]

Partnerships Are a Must for Rural Broadband Providers Expanding Their Markets
One of the featured topics of the IP Possibilities conference in Denver was “collaboration.” It was a carryover from the Electric-Telco Partnership Summit earlier this year, where NRTC, NTCA and other organizations brought rural general managers from both industries into the same room to discuss ways to launch joint broadband projects. [More]

NRTC Members Elect Bryan Lightfoot to Board; Reelect Three, and Honor Luis Reyes for 12 Years of Service
NRTC has added a new member to its board of directors, Bryan Lightfoot, CEO of Bartlett Electric Cooperative in Bartlett, TX. NRTC electric members elected him to the board on Feb. 22 during the NRTC Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL. [More]

NRTC and Industry Associations Leading Feb. 5 Electric-Telco Partnership Summit
NRTC is working with NTCA-The Rural Broadband Association and the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) to organize a one-day event with a timely topic – how rural electric and telephone companies can form partnerships to benefit their communities.  [More]