​​America's not-for-profit electric cooperatives deliver electricity to the most rural parts and economically vulnerable consumers in America.  As you consider legislation to incentivize the nation's transition to a lower-carbon energy future, it is imperative that Congress preserves access to reliable and affordable electricity for the 42 million electric cooperative members.  NRECA and its members in 48 states will evaluate any proposed legislation based on the inclusion of the following co-op priorities.