Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives
Iowa linemen bring electricity to Guatemala

Iowa linemen bring electricity to Guatemala

It takes a village to electrify a village, and that was the mission of an electric cooperative line crew. On Sept. 30, 12 linemen – including four from Iowa – embarked on a mission to bring electricity to a region of north-central Guatemala. Approximately 1 out of 5 Guatemalans do not have power.

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Decorate safely this holiday season  

Decorate safely this holiday season  

The holiday season offers wonderful moments for building memories, but when it comes to decorating, it’s also the perfect time to think about safety. Iowa’s electric cooperatives join our local firefighters, the NFPA and the CPSC in urging you to consider safety as you decorate and enjoy the holiday season with family and friends.  

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Line crews train for live wire work

Line crews train for live wire work

Recently, IAEC worked with Central Iowa Power Cooperative’s (CIPCO) Creston transmission line crew to practice rubber glove training on power equipment.

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Energy-Saving
Tip of the Week

Energy-Saving | Tip of the Week

Seal those air leaks!

When you find problem areas that are leaking air, seal them with caulk, add weather stripping or make appropriate repairs. 

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Co-op Cooks:
Recipe of the Week

Co-op Cooks: | Recipe of the Week

Fresh Apple Cake

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Enter the monthly
Editor's Choice Contest

Enter the monthly | Editor's Choice Contest

Win a KEURIG K-Café maker!

Brew your favorite coffee or make creamy lattes and frothy cappuccinos using any K-Cup® pod – all from one effortlessly simple to use brewer.

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