New Construction

The following links provide information for new construction, service upgrades, standby generators and customer generation interconnection as well as our line extension policy.

New or Upgraded Residential Service

MEA’s “Service Assembly Guide” provides information on the construction of facilities necessary to obtain electric service from the cooperative.

New or Upgraded Commercial Services

This Commercial Handbook has been prepared to inform new commercial and large power customers of MEA’s service requirements.

Standby Generator Connection

Customer Generation Interconnection Guide

Line Extensions

If your location does not have MEA service, the Line Extension Policy provides details on MEA’s rules and regulations for extending service to bona fide residential or commercial facilities within MEA’s authorized service area.

MEA has recently reviewed our Line Extension Policy. Below you will find our current policy, materials from public meetings held to allow our membership to make comments in regards to policy updates, and the previous policy. 

Current Line Extension Policy