Established in 1939, Holy Cross Energy is a cooperative corporation with more than 43,000 member-owners served by over 160 employees. It provides electricity transmission services to ski resorts and farms located in the Aspen and Vail areas of Colorado. Additionally, the corporation offers services to ranches and rural communities that provide people and resources for the tourist and outdoor recreation industries. The corporation provides a wide range of customer services that include electronic payments, budget billing and automatic service transfers. Additionally, it offers programs that include information on electrical safety and energy efficiency to schools and civic organizations. Holy Cross Energy is headquartered in Glenwood Springs, Colo., and has branches at various locations, including Avon, Eagle and Rifle, Colo.