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Considering geothermal? If so, act soon

Both the federal and state tax for geothermal installation incentives expire on Dec. 31, 2016. While that may seem like a long time, ...

Electric cooperatives celebrate National Cooperative Month

Find out more about the principles that benefit our cooperative members and our community.

Keep your kitchen safe with the right range hood

Cooking can release pollutants. This is especially true if your home is very energy efficient and if you cook with a gas range.

Heat pumps

If you are thinking about updating your HVAC unit, be sure to talk with your REC about geothermal and air-source heat pumps first to ...

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Corn Belt Power

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Touchstone Energy

We are proud to be a member of Touchstone Energy, a national coalition of member-owned electric cooperatives.

Smart Choices Email Newsletter

Smart Choices is our monthly email newsletter featuring information about energy efficiency and consumer related topics.

Home Energy Suite

Visit our Home Energy Suite for a variety of tools & calculators to help you monitor and save energy.


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Geothermal Heat Pumps

Geothermal Heat Pumps

Use "free" energy from the earth to heat and cool your home.

Energy Efficiency Lights and Products

Energy Efficiency Lights and Products

Energy-efficient products to save energy and money.

Air Source Heat Pumps

Air Source Heat Pumps

Efficient home heating system and economical air conditioner all in one.

Marathon High Efficiency Water Heaters

Marathon High Efficiency Water Heaters

Save energy dollars and maintenance headaches with an energy-efficient Marathon water heater with a lifetime warranty.

Radiant Floor Heat

Radiant Floor Heat

Imagine your body surrounded by a cozy warmth that radiates up from the floor.

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