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Metallic balloons: electrical danger?

  • Posted: 04.26.2017

Who knew? Those balloons that are part of many spring and summer celebrations—from graduations to Mother’s Day—can pose a very real danger, including power outages, fires and injuries. 

Wind Turbines in Northwest Iowa

Iowa energy production stats

  • Posted: 04.26.2017

With all the talk about renewable energy, ethanol, coal and other energy sources, do you wonder about the stats on Iowa’s energy production? 

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Plant trees this spring

  • Posted: 03.29.2017

Trees planted now will offer increased energy efficiency in a few years, but be sure to plant them properly.

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Board Approves $658,000 in Rebates

  • Posted: 03.01.2017

Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative approved margin rebates totaling $658,000. These rebates will appear on the March bills for member-owners who were in qualifying rate classes during 2016.