Our Awards

Our commitment to energy leadership, customer satisfaction, reliable electric service and environmental responsibility has earned us numerous awards and recognition by some very prestigious organizations.

We see this recognition as a validation of all the great work our members do every day to keep the lights on around the clock in our communities and provide best-in-class service to our customers. See our full list of awards.

Energy Leadership

2020 – Southwest Minority Supplier Development Council's 2016 Corporation of the Year

2018 – 2020 Women on Boards "Winning W Company" for maintaining 20 percent of board seats held by women 

2017 – Forbes Magazine 100 Most Trustworthy Companies in the Nation

2013 – Edison Award for "distinguished leadership, innovation, and contribution to the advancement of the electric industry for the benefit of all."

Customer Satisfaction

2017 – Market Strategies International (Cogent Reports) Utility Customer Champion

2015 – J.D. Power & Associates Residential Customer Satisfaction Award (#1 ranking) - South Large Segment (third consecutive year)

2015 – J.D. Power & Associates Business Customer Satisfaction Award-- #3 ranking in Large South; Most improved in the Large South

2013 – GreenTech Media and GTM Research Best Consumer Engagement Project (SmartHours)

Power Reliability and Emergency Response

2018 – Two consecutive Edison Electric Institute (EEI) "Emergency Assistance Awards" for assisting with restoration efforts following Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma and for Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico. 

2017 – McClain and Redbud power plants ranked among the nation's top 20 performers by Power Engineering Magazine

2016 – The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) "Emergency Recovery Award" for outstanding power restoration efforts after Oklahoma was struck by a severe ice storm in November 2015 and Winter Storm Goliath in December 2015

2014 – Edison Electric Institute (EEI) “Emergency Response Award” for recovery efforts following the storms, tornadoes and flooding that occurred across the OGE system in May 2013.

Community Support

2018 – United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma Toqueville Award, the highest award given by the United Way

2018 –  Journal Record Beacon Award for 10-year partnership with Habitat for Humanity in building Positive Energy Homes

2018 –  March of Dimes Community Award

Environmental Responsibility 

2018 – Arbor Day Foundation Tree Line USA utility (winner since 1999)

2017 – Market Strategies International (Cogent Reports) Utility Environmental Champion 

2017 –  Governor's Water for 2060 Excellence Award for a low-volume wastewater reuse project at our Mustang Energy Center

2016 -- Keep Oklahoma Beautiful Vanguard Award for embracing technology and practices in support of a sustainable planet.

2014 – Keep Oklahoma Beautiful Environmental Excellence Award for Wood Pole Repurposing.