Monthly Archives: April 2015

Staying safe – during and after a storm

Helping you stay safe during and after summer storms is a big concern for us. No one knows electrical safety better than the experts who practice it every single day. Eastern Illini encourages you to always think safety first when it comes to electricity. The following reminders are designed to help you stay safe during and after a summer storm.... Read More

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Is it time to switch to LED lighting?

LED lighting is available, but is it the right time to transition to using them in your home? Just as you upgraded your TV/cable and phone from an analog system to digital for better sound and picture quality, the lighting industry has been modernizing its options and products in order to offer consumers greater energy efficiency. For the past several... Read More

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May is electrical safety month

In honor of Electrical Safety Month, we would like to offer 31 tips to help keep you safe. Tip 1: Little ones should always ask an adult for help when plugging or removing cords from an outlet. Tip 2: Bulb wattage matters! Light bulbs with wattages that are too high for the light fixture can overheat the fixture, causing a... Read More

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Message from the President: Annual Meeting on June 11

Take ownership in your co-op by attending your annual meeting. For the last several months, we’ve been talking about the seven cooperative principles that help guide Eastern Illini, as well as all other cooperatives. We’re going to take a break from the co-op principles as we move towards our annual meeting. On behalf of everyone at Eastern Illini, I’d like... Read More

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2015 Annual Meeting of Members to be held June 11

It’s all about YOU! YOU can earn a $25 attendance credit YOU can feast on wonderful food YOU can let the kids (and grandkids) enjoy games and activities YOU can vote for your directors YOU can learn by attending engaging seminars Download the Official Annual Meeting Notice Download the Annual Meeting Program/Annual Report At Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, we are owned... Read More

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