October 31, 2019

Wishing all of our Members a safe and fun Halloween! 

For information on Halloween Safety, please visit the following link.

 https://www.canada.ca/en/health-canada/services/home-safety/halloween-safety.html

October 30, 2019

Have you ever wondered how much power your space heater really uses?

By using this simple formula, you can calculate the approximate consumption of your space heater.

Watts / 1000 x Hours x Days in Month= kWh

1500 / 1000 x 24 x 31 = 1116 kWh

If you have a space heater plug...

October 29, 2019

Keep the following tips in mind, to possibly reduce your overall kitchen consumption. 

Be efficient with refrigeration:

Keep your fridge and freezer at their ideal temperature. For your fridge this is between 2°C and 3°C and your freezer should be at -18°C.

Unplug your se...

October 28, 2019

**Please note that power has been restored at the below noted locations.**

Please note that we are currently experiencing a transmission line power outage in the Barrhead and Thunder Lake area that is affecting members within the following LSD's;

  • 57-04-W5

  • 58-04-...

October 28, 2019

Please note that we are currently experiencing a transmission line power outage in the Barrhead and Thunder Lake area that is affecting members within the following LSD's;

  • 57-04-W5

  • 58-04-W5

  • 59-04-W5

  • 60-04-W5
     

  • 57-05-W5

  • 58-05-W5

  • 59-05-W...

October 28, 2019

Duct tape is handy for a lot of things, but is not meant to effectively fix drafts.

Researchers believe the adhesive is why duct tape fails as a sealant. When heating systems reach certain heats, the glue holding duct tape causes the tape to fall off leaving areas vulne...

October 25, 2019

Sign up for pre-authorized withdrawal account payments today and never worry about making another late payment again.

By filling out the below form, you can easily set your account up to have your payments automatically withdrawn from your bank account on the 20th of ea...

October 24, 2019

In the event of a power outage, one of the first things you should do, is check your breaker at the transformer pole to ensure it is UP and in the ON position.

In the event that you check your breaker and it is DOWN and in the OFF position, all you may have to do in ord...

October 23, 2019

Have you ever wondered how electricity gets to you and your home? The below four steps explain how the process works! 

1. GENERATION:
Electricity starts at a generator which can be powered by wind, water, or the burning of fossil fuels.

2. TRANSMISSION:
The generated pow...

October 22, 2019

Fall is a very busy time of the year for moving agricultural equipment, and unfortunately can sometimes result in making contact with the line and or power poles.

If you are unsure of the height of your equipment and the height of the lines along your route. 

If you are...

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