It’s a popular misperception that replacing windows can lead to significant energy savings. But, frequently other projects will give a better payback and increase your comfort. There are instances when replacing windows makes sense: aesthetic reasons, addressing broken panes, or if the window is not functioning because of damaged hardware. But if you are thinking… Continue reading.
These images show the difference the temperature of light can make in a workspace or at home. On the left is a light source that has a color temperature that produces light that has a blue tint. The photo on the right is a warmer temperature light source that adds more yellow or warm light… Continue reading.
Did you know every cooperative is required to conduct an annual meeting of the membership? The purpose is to hold the election for the board of trustees, share important financial information, and, of course, give away bill credit prizes and free lunch to show how much your co-op appreciates its members! Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative’s… Continue reading.
District 2: Van Wert County, Ohio William Dowler — Convoy, Ohio Occupation: FarmerYears a PPEC member: 44 yearsActivities/memberships: Church council president, Union Township trusteeQualifications: Current board memberFocus: Maintain a quality workforce; manage competition and clean energy through successful planning to grow the co-op and keep it strong District 4: Emerald, Jackson, Blue Creek, and Paulding… Continue reading.
VoMac Truck and Kwik Lok take advantage of PPEC’s lighting rebates VoMac Truck Sales and Service, located in New Haven, was recently presented a check from its local electric cooperative for $15,000 after upgrading the shop’s lighting to energy-efficient LED bulbs. VoMac installed 120 LEDs to replace old metal hallide and fluorescent fixtures, reducing its… Continue reading.
Update your contact information with PPEC! We want to keep you in the loop when it comes to important information regarding your electric service. Update your contact information to get alerts about: Planned outages Unusually high electric use on your account Late payments Heads-up about tree trimming crews And more Call us at 800-686-2357 or… Continue reading.
Story and photos by Erika Willitzer Every December, volunteers at Arlington National Cemetery gather to lay wreaths at the final resting places of fallen veterans. The tradition started in 1992, and once news spread, others around the world wanted to emulate the ceremony. There are now over 1,400 locations across the country that pay tribute… Continue reading.
Call PPEC first for customized, trusted local advice you can count on. We have the experience to help you decide if a renewable system makes sense for your home and situation. To request more information or a step-by-step process guide, call Energy Advisor Peter Niagu at 800-686-2357. He can also walk you through how your… Continue reading.
Seniors: Don’t miss a chance to win COLD, HARD CASH for college! Scholarships totaling $4,800 are available for children of PPEC members and applying is easy. Don’t miss this chance to win cash for college! Deadline: Feb. 8 Sophomores and juniors: Apply today for a chance to win an ALL-EXPENSES-PAID trip to Washington, D.C. This… Continue reading.
Have you had a positive experience with us? Maybe one of our member service reps took time to explain something to you over the phone, or our linemen went out of their way to help you out. Or you’re just happy we worked quickly and safely to restore your power after an outage. If so,… Continue reading.
You’ve probably seen articles, ads and brochures from Noble REMC detailing ways in which you can use less electricity. You may be thinking: “Why would we recommend such a thing? Shouldn’t we want to sell more electricity to make more money?” It may come as a surprise, but the answer is no, for two reasons…. Continue reading.