Living with Energy in Iowa

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About one in every five electrons running through the wires in your home comes from a nuclear plant. Will this controversial source of electricity grow, shrink or stay about the same?


While electric co-ops are taking steps to protect their network, there are several steps you can take to avoid becoming a cybercrime statistic.


Will you be naughty or nice when it comes to controlling energy costs during the holidays? Check the energy-saving ideas on this list to implement around your home. 

Click here for more energy-saving tips from the Touchstone Energy Cooperatives of Iowa!

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Energy-Saving Tip of the Week

Close the window on high energy bills!

If your home has single-pane or leaky old windows, you may be surprised at the energy savings you’ll gain by replacing them with high-performance, double- or triple-pane windows. 


Co-op Cooks: Recipe of the Week

Editor's Choice Contest


Win a boxful of assorted LED lightbulbs and figure out which kind you like best!

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