In May the Board of Directors of East-Central Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative voted to retire $510,315 in patronage back to its members. Dividends from the Cooperative’s profits in 1999, 2000, and 2001 were credited to current members on June bills. ECI REC sent checks to former members. The. . . [more]
East-Central Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative (ECI REC) and Central Iowa Power Cooperative (CIPCO) officially energized the new utility-scale solar field in Urbana on October 14. The 3,708 solar panel field is a part of CIPCO’s 5.5MW utility-scale solar project which is the largest in the. . . [more]
Fires can destroy homes and valuables and take lives. Electrical fires are particularly destructive and deadly. During Fire Prevention Week, October 9-15, take the time to check your home for electrical safety.
Since electricity is normally harmless and helpful, it is easy to forget that. . . [more]