October 2018 LightREADING Newsletter


…opportunity to help keep utility rates affordable and protect our power supply in the Northwest. TOP Are you receiving Rural Montana Magazine? During the past several months, many Rural Montana…

Water Heating: Energy Efficiency Measures


…Start small: rinse in cold water and wash in warm. If this works, try a cold rinse with cold wash. Run full loads of dishes: Washing full loads will reduce…

Efficiency Projects & Incentives


…way for commercial customers to reduce plug load and save money without major capital investments. Commercial New Construction and Building Design Commercial new construction projects may be eligible to receive…

March 2018 LightREADING Newsletter


…issues of this newsletter that the 2017 Legislature revised laws (through Senate Bill 363) providing revenue sources for preventing the spread of AIS, which put a large portion of the

October 2020 Light Reading Newsletter


…basis. Below are some statistics about Linemen. Jouneyman Linemen On-the-job training = 8,000 hours (4 years) (both fieldwork and bookwork) Is this the most dangerous job in the world? Well…

April 2021 Light Reading Newsletter


Download April 2021 Light Reading (PDF) CONTENTS Remember to keep FEC Peak Times in mind when using energy Flathead Electric Board of Trustees fills vacancy When the lights go out….so…

April 2020 Light Reading Newsletter


…| MECA “I just like to try new things and work with new people. When the opportunity came my way I thought, ‘Well, this is the opportunity of a lifetime,…

October 2021 Light Reading Newsletter


…Keeping in mind two of the seven Cooperative Principles, Concern for Community and Education, Training & Information, Flathead Electric Cooperative (FEC) was excited to premiere our new Electric Fun House…

Washington, D.C. Youth Tour


…defined by my home city; however, after meeting my new friends from the Youth Tour I quickly learned how different and diverse the idea of “rural Montana” could be. For…

May 2021 Light Reading Newsletter


…Efficiency Kit. Flathead Electric Co-op has announced an exciting new opportunity for members! Through June 15 (or while supplies last), members can request a free kit containing a combination of…