Helping Co-ops Build, Launch & OperateFiber Internet Networks in Rural Communities
Conexon works with Rural Electric Cooperatives to bring fiber internet to the home in communities that lack reliable high-speed internet access. Conexon offers it's electric cooperative clients comprehensive broadband deployment and operations support. We work to analyze economic feasibility, secure financing, design the network, manage construction, provide operational support, optimize business performance and determine optimal partnerships. Our team of industry experts will guide your project from inception all the way through to long-term sustainability.
Conexon Connect is the newly formed internet services provider (ISP) arm of Conexon formed to operate and manage co-op and investor-owned rural fiber networks. The Connect approach is to work exclusively with electric cooperatives to build, launch and deploy high-speed fiber-optic networks.
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The Electric Co-op Rural Broadband Movement is growing!
Conexon and its partner cooperatives are transforming communities with high-speed rural internet, one mile of fiber at a time:
Miles of Fiber: 5,000 Subscribers: 33,238
Miles of Fiber: 3,380 Subscribers: 27,246
Miles of Fiber: 2,800 Subscribers: 14,687
Miles of Fiber: 2,000 Subscribers: 7,571
Miles of Fiber: 3,200 Subscribers: 13,400
Miles of Fiber: 2,677 Subscribers: 12,393
Miles of Fiber: 3,600 Subscribers: 8,259
Miles of Fiber: 1,348 Subscribers: 4,214
Miles of Fiber: 2,364 Subscribers: 7,974
Miles of Fiber: 1,506 Subscribers: 3,600
Miles of Fiber: 1,990 Subscribers: 6,910
Co-ops Connect FYI Newsletter
Each week Conexon and Connect will be bringing you latest information about industry updates and insights for electric cooperatives considering or operating rural broadband networks!
View our latest and catch up on past issues!
Co-ops Connect Podcast
Co-ops Connect is Conexon's podcast hosted by SVP of Marketing, Sales and Account Management, Abby Carere, bringing you heartfelt stories from Rural Electric Cooperatives deploying high-speed fiber internet networks to their service territories. We sit down with co-op leaders who are tackling head-on the rewards and challenges of bridging the Digital Divide in rural America, one mile of fiber at a time.
Conexon is proud to be at the forefront of the electric cooperative fiber broadband movement, partnering with co-ops across the country to transform communities with world-class fiber internet. Our values align with the cooperative principles of sharing resources and working together to improve services and lives of the members served by our co-ops.
No matter where your cooperative is in its fiber broadband journey, there are valuable lessons to learn from the co-ops who have blazed the trail before you. Listen and learn more about how your electric co-op can build a brighter, more connected future for your community with fiber to the home.
News and Resources
As a nation, we can and should build fiber to every rural home, farm and business. A New Covenant. It has become fashionable of late to reference the rural…
Butler Electric Cooperative selects Conexon to design and manage construction for world-class fiber-to-the-home network in south central Kansas
Rural broadband leader brings breadth of capabilities enabling co-op to deliver multi-gigabit-speed internet to members KANSAS CITY, Mo., Aug. 4, 2023 – El Dorado, Kansas-based Butler Electric Cooperative has selected…
Sometimes local coalitions can beat Goliath. In July of 2022, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards and several state lawmakers visited Lake Providence in East Carroll Parish to announce the community had secured…