Capital Credits

Capital Credits

Capital Credits

What are Capital Credits?

Each year, GreyStone returns a portion of prior years’ margins (known as profits in a for-profit business) to members. Capital Credits checks, mailed every fall (near the end of September or early October) represent a portion of the margins from the most recent year and the oldest previous year(s). This year, you are receiving a return of your investment in GreyStone from the years 2000, 2001 and 2017. Only those receiving power from GreyStone in those years will receive checks.

The amount is determined by the portions of your energy use. GreyStone has returned more than $112.6 million in capital returns to members since 1936, and the latest installment amount to be returned to members for their investment in the cooperative is $12 million.

To learn more about Capital Credits and to find out what happens to unclaimed balances, visit our Capital Credits Q&A page.

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