Coosa Valley Electric Cooperative is a nonprofit, member-owned and democratically run rural electric company that serves governments, churches, schools, and commercial and residential customers. Its Green Power Choice is a program designed to protect the environment. Coosa Valley Electric Cooperative offers products that protect appliances and electronics from damage due to lightning and power surges. The company also sells appliances, electronics and water heaters from the General Electric and Frigidaire brands. It offers financing options to individuals for the purchase of appliances and electronics. The company is a member of Touchstone Energy, which is a group of more than 600 electric cooperatives in the United States. Its residential energy calculator helps in calculating baseline energy costs. Coosa Valley Electric Cooperative is located in Talladega, Ala.