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Welcome to SMPA


We provide safe, reliable, and responsible electric service to approximately 10,000 members and 13,500 meters in western Colorado.

As a not-for-profit rural electric utility our programs and services are designed to benefit you, our members. On this site you can:


What's New:

Work on the Telluride / Mountain Village Reliability Project has begun.  Watch for lane closures on Illium Road by the end of this week.  Learn more.


    Interested in learning about our Income-qualified (I.Q.) Weatherization and Solar projects?  Learn more here.



Latest News


April 26 2017: 2017 Board Candidates Announced

At the April 25th San Miguel Power Association (SMPA) Board Meeting, the candidates for the upcoming SMPA board election were announced.  In district #5, which includes Mountain Village and Ophir, the candidates are Joseph Shults and Rube Felicelli.  In District #7, which includes Silverton and Ouray, the candidates are Dawn Glanc, Deedra Williams and Terry Rhoades.

Anyone who purchases power from SMPA and resides... 


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Planned Outages

There are currently no scheduled power outages:



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