Since we have mailed out this letter we have received an amazing response over 1/3 approximately 1,307 of our members have read this letter and responded. We just want to thank all of our members and let them know that you will not go unheard. As of February 28, 2014 284,744 people have responded from all around the country and urged the EPA to not eliminate coal from our nation’s energy strategy. Here at Spoon River Electric we believe all of our members deserve an affordable electric bill and we just wanted to let all of our members know that … Read more >>
March Energy Efficiency
Tip of the Month
Programmable thermostats can save up to $160 a year in energy costs. Match thermostat settings to your schedule: cold when you’re away and warm when you’re at home. In winter, set the thermostat to 68 degrees during the day (lower at night when you’re snug in bed). By turning your thermostat down 10 to 15 degrees for at least eight hours, you can shave 5 to 15 percent from your heating costs.