The Matanuska Electric Association, also known as MEA, is one of the largest electric cooperatives in Alaska. The cooperative serves more than 54,600 customers in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley and the Chugiak-Eagle River area of Alaska. It has been in operation since 1941 and offers a range of energy-related services. The cooperative has annual revenues of over $84 million and maintains nearly $202 million in assets. The Matanuska Electric Association also provides online bill payment options. The cooperative is a nonprofit organization that provides capital credits for its members. The Matanuska Electric Association provides a variety of online power outage survival tips.