Monthly Archives: November 2014

Message from the President: Community Involvement

This holiday season, let’s all remember to be thankful. As a member-owned electric cooperative, we’re committed to powering our communities and empowering you to improve your quality of life. It doesn’t have to stop there, though. Just think how much we could improve the lives of those around us if we took the time this holiday season to help others.... Read More

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Winter preparedness

Are you ready for winter’s cold grasp? Snow and ice are inevitable when dealing with winter storms, but being prepared can make a world of difference. Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative recommends the following tips to help you prepare for wintery blasts. Winterize your home Winter storms wreak havoc on your home. By winterizing your living space, you’ll be prepared for... Read More

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How renters can fight the winter chill

These simple, low-cost tips can help everyone save on winter utility bills. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 33 percent of Americans lease their homes. Unfortunately, many lease agreements forbid major alterations to rental properties. But don’t worry, renters! Consider using these low-cost, energy-efficient tips to improve the efficiency of your home this winter. Hot savings Heating the home typically... Read More

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Fact sheets now available

Your home's energy efficiency can be broken down into four distinct segments: your attic, your foundation, your living space, and your systems. Visit our Fact Sheet page to download specific information on ways you can save money in each of these four segments.... Read More

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2014 Survey Results

Eastern Illini Electric Co-op is a local cooperative that is owned by you - our member/owners. Each year in October we send out a simple one-page survey designed to help us determine how we are performing and identify any areas that need improvement. We want each member/owner to have an opportunity to express his or her opinion. In 2014, over nine hundred Eastern... Read More

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