Monthly Archives: September 2015

Message from the President: Reliability, service, and cost

Our goal here at Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative is to provide you, our member/owners, with reliable electric service while spoiling you with amazing customer service, and doing both of those at the lowest possible cost. I’m fully aware that it is one thing to say that, but an entirely different thing to actually do it on a regular basis. I... Read More

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October is National Cooperative Month

Cooperatives come in all kinds of shapes and sizes, but all share a common purpose - to take care of their members. October is National Cooperative Month, and Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative – and all co-ops across the U.S. – are celebrating the benefits and values that cooperatives bring to their members and communities. Cooperative Principles While co-ops operate in... Read More

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Benefits of your cooperative membership

Being a member/owner of your local electric cooperative brings many benefits. YOUR ACCOUNT Flexible Payment Options Our payment options include: cash, credit card or check in our Paxton office; online payments via SmartHub; Walmart Money Centers; phone payments; automatic bank account drafts; and automatic credit/debit card payments. SmartHub The power of data is in your hands with convenient account management,... Read More

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Making your home smarter

The future is now for some connected appliances. From smart grids and cars to smart phones and wearable technology, we find ourselves living in a “smart” world. It is smart in that tasks that previously required our thought and action can be done automatically. Here are some tips and ideas on how you can make your homes smarter by incorporating... Read More

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Take our survey for a chance to win a $25 bill credit!

****Our 2015 survey has ended. We will announce the 10 $25 bill credit winners soon!**** If you receive electric service from Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative, please take a few minutes to fill out our short survey.  All submitted surveys will be eligible to receive one of 10 $25 bill credits!... Read More

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