Energy CO-OP Campaign

Commercial Energy CO-OP

The Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce has partnered with CQI Associates to establish a Commercial Energy Purchasing Cooperative for its members. The Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce/CQI Energy Cooperative will help members realize long-term budget stability.


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Benefits of the Greater Ocean City Chamber Commercial Energy Cooperative:

  • Increased Purchasing Power in procuring electric and natural gas at competitive rates to businesses.
  • Eliminates the need to ‘go through it alone’.
  • Historically, the average co-op member Saves about the equivalent of their July electrical bill and/or their February natural gas bill, when compared to utility S.O.S. rates.
  • Budget Stability (no more ‘roller coaster costs’) by offering Fixed Rate energy supply costs.
  • Assistance in being Proactive in fulfilling energy buying needs.
  • We offer the opportunity for businesses to share in the valuable energy Expertise that the cooperative provides.


CQI manages the member education and bid phases of the program, oversees the transition of the members’ energy accounts, and offers continuing technical expertise to members throughout the term of the energy contracts.


Learn how your business can benefit from joining the Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce Commercial Energy Purchasing Cooperative by visiting or calling 443-472-3870 for more information.

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Download the Commercial Authorization Form


Residential Energy CO-OP

In addition to commercial energy procurement, CQI Associates is also a leader in Chamber Residential Energy Purchasing Cooperatives. CQI offers competitive fixed supply rates to the chamber residential energy cooperative members. To learn more or to sign up, go to When signing up, please designate the Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce.

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