When You’re Away


…such as ventilating, heating and cooling, fans, security, and lighting continue to operate while you are gone. Although you leave home, energy use continues. Gone for the Season? If you…

EV Day


…of fees, royalties, special credit or other compensation. Virtual EV Day — 2020 Last year, due to the pandemic, we took EV Day online. For anyone interested in owning an…

November 2020 Light Reading Newsletter


…power lines in the area, it could have caused a prolonged outage. James Gabriel, Foreman of Associated Arborists, setting ropes in the tree. “It was in very difficult terrain, leaning…

October 2021 Light Reading Newsletter


…squarely in our rear-view mirror, we look back fondly on the memories of barbecues with loved ones, days spent on the lake, and of course, our cherished Northwest Montana Fair….

September 2017 LightREADING Newsletter


…protect and restore listed salmon species. How this affects you. The NW’s hydro system and its multiple benefits (flood control, affordable power, irrigation, farming, navigation, trade and recreation) for NW…

Member Photo Calendar


…in November. Photos submitted should depict wildlife, scenery, people, activities or anything that represents our unique lifestyle in our special corner of Northwest Montana. 14 photos will be selected and…

February 2019 LightREADING Newsletter


…hopes the tragedy raises awareness, especially among teenagers, about the dangers posed by the combination of water, electricity and portable electronics. “The bathroom is a place for showers and personal…

June 2019 LightREADING Newsletter


…for a company with a guiding principle of “Concern for Community.” The Co-op’s trustees, management, and staff are always looking for ways to improve life in our communities. Having lived…

August 2018 LightREADING Newsletter Copy


…far reaching. Projects have included a wide array of lighting retrofits at stores, gas stations, schools, libraries, healthcare facilities, hotels, restaurants, and the list goes on. FEC has also replaced…

December 2019 Light READING Newsletter


…for two-way communication, but students remain completely anonymous. School Resource Officer Dennis Bain says that based on his own research, students are more likely to use this system of reporting…