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Current Comments Newsletter

Midwest Energy publishes the Current Comments newsletter monthly to keep our member-owners up to date on news and issues affecting their cooperative. Browse through our current and past issues below!

January 2021 January 2021 Midwest Energy investing $37 million in new infrastructure this year; Five $1,500 Scholarships Open for High School Juniors; How to File a Complaint; Spring 2021 Community Fund Applications Due Mar. 1. (Download PDF) December 2020 December 2020 New line brings improved reliability to western part of system; 2021 Youth Tour applications due; Community Fund supports 178 local projects; Space heaters work well when used safely. (Download PDF) November 2020 November 2020 Midwest Energy donates $50,000 to support mental health agencies; preventing carbon monoxide poisoning, and holiday lighting tips. (Download PDF) October 2020 October 2020 October is National Co-op Month; Hays linemen prepare the way for new roundabouts; Cold Weather Rule goes into effect Nov. 1. (Download PDF) September 2020 September 2020 The 2020 Annual Meeting is cancelled due to COVID-19, but mail-in ballots for Board elections are due by Oct. 7; Community Fund grants are due by Oct. 1; and Co-Ops Vote is promoting National Voter Registration Day, Sept. 22. (Download PDF) August 2020 August 2020 Pole inspections minimize storm damage, bringing improved system reliability; The importance of completing the 2020 Census. (Download PDF) July 2020 July 2020 Midwest Energy encourages use of online services as offices re-open; $6.2 million in capital credits being returned to members; How to spot a natural gas leak. (Download PDF) June 2020 June 2020 Youth Tour awardees receive scholarships in lieu of trip; Common electrical hazards; Midwest Energy donates $10,000 to area food banks. (Download PDF) May 2020 May 2020 Midwest Energy responds to COVID-19, cancelling planned natural gas rate changes; Board of Directors nominations are due July 10. (Download PDF) April 2020 April 2020 Midwest Energy suspends disconnection for non-payments thru May 1; Gas rate change meetings cancelled; Lineman's Day is April 13. (Download PDF) March 2020 March 2020 Member meetings are scheduled for proposed natural gas rate changes; Scammers continue to target Midwest Energy customers; Does your home have a "health alert" customer? (Download PDF) February 2020 February 2020 Think electrical safety this winter; Customer comment period opens for natural gas rate changes; Build your storm kit today; Summary of 2019 property tax payments. (Download PDF)
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