East-Central Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative (ECI REC) and Central Iowa Power Cooperative (CIPCO) officially energized the new utility-scale solar field in Urbana on October 14. The 3,708 solar panel field is a part of CIPCO’s 5.5MW utility-scale solar project which is the largest in the. . . [more]
Fires can destroy homes and valuables and take lives. Electrical fires are particularly destructive and deadly. During Fire Prevention Week, October 9-15, take the time to check your home for electrical safety.
Since electricity is normally harmless and helpful, it is easy to forget that. . . [more]
Being part of a cooperative means being part of something special. ECI REC is celebrating National Cooperative Month in October, along with 40,000 other cooperative businesses serving more than 120 million people nationwide. “Cooperatives Build” is the theme of this. . . [more]