Hawk in Nest

"This Pole was left when they moved the line because it had a nest on it, and [it has] been in use every year now. This is at the east end of the Oilmont Road just west of Grassy Butte. M.R.E. does care about the birds." -Jeanette Brown


Marias River Electric Welcomes New General Manager

For several months the MRE Board of Trustees has been working diligently to find the best general manager it could to lead MRE into the future. Following a process that has been successful around the nation, the search led to a number of finalists. After conducting interviews, the Marias Board ultimately offered the GM position to Kris Ingenthron, who accepted the position. 


SmartHub- New Online Payment System


Marias River Electric Cooperative / Shelby Gas launched
their new e-bill program, SmartHub on February 14, 2014.

Use SmartHub to:

  • Check your monthly electric usage
  • Contact our office
  • Pay Your bill*
  • Report a service interruption
  • Manage your electric account
  • Input self-read meter readings
  • And more...

Login or Sign Up For SmartHub Now!

SmartHub puts the power of data in your hands through convenient account management and detailed electric usage information. SmartHub, a mobile and web app, delivers accurate, timely information and allows you to make payments in a secure environment with the touch of a button, directly from your mobile device or on your PC. The two-way communication available with SmartHub allows you to notify us of account and service issues while providing a way to let you know about special offers, programs, events, and more! Read about it in this month's issue of Rural Montana Magazine!


Download a Free Smartphone or Tablet App!

SmartHub is easy to navigate. It's simple and quick to make a payment or view meter data. You can also choose to recieve an email or text alert when a payment is due or other account activity occurs. Members with smartphones or tablet devices can download the SmartHub app from iTunes or the Android Marketplace. The app allows you to make a payment or view your usage while on the go!

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Board of Trustees

Marias River Electric Cooperative, Inc. is governed by and elected Board of Trustees. Each of the nine Trustees are members of the cooperative and must reside in the district that they represent. Read more »

Shelby Gas

Shelby Gas Association is a local distribution cooperative of natural gas in the Shelby Montana area and is operated by Marias River Electric Cooperative through a management contract between the two cooperatives. The association is a non-profit association and is governed by its elected Board of Directors. Listed below are the Board of Directors, Employees and natural gas rates currently in effect Read more »

Updated Friday, August 15, 2014

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