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  • Insulate Your Water Heater for Energy Savings
    Did you know insulating your electric water heater could reduce standby heat loss by 25% to 45%? This could save you 7% to 16% on annual water heating costs. Insulating your electric water heater is an easy, inexpensive project that can improve energy efficiency and save you money each month. The Department of Energy rates […]
  • Five Ways to Fight the Winter Chill and Save Energy
    We all have our favorite season. Some people love crisp, cool weather and bundling up under a favorite blanket, while others prefer the warm temperatures summer brings and all the fun outdoor activities that go with it. But there’s one thing we can all agree on: high winter bills are never fun. Meeker Co-op is […]
  • Chief Executive Officer/General Manager
    The Board of Directors of Meeker Cooperative Light & Power (MCLP) in Litchfield, MN seeks a visionary leader having excellent communications skills and the drive to continue to build on the Co-op’s successes and efficiently expand its services and programs to take the Cooperative into the future as the Co-op’s next CEO.  The current CEO […]
  • Energy Efficiency Tip
    Is your home heating system ready for the winter chill? One of the easiest ways to keep your system running efficiently is to regularly replace filters. If your central air system has a furnace filter, it should be replaced about every 90 days. If your home is heated through warm-air registers, baseboard heaters or radiators, […]
  • Report: Rural Broadband Success Driven by Co-ops’ Desire to Help Their Communities
    A new study shows that electric cooperatives enter the broadband business to help grow their rural communities and that their efforts are paying off. At least 80% of the electric co-ops that participated in the study are seeing an increase in population, businesses or jobs in the communities where they delivered high-speed internet access, according […]