SIEC 75 YEAR ANNIVERSARY....The Cooperative Purpose
Imagine if you will, what it must have been like after dark in the farms and small towns of southern Illinois 75 years ago...before there was power...before there was electricity. But that was all about to change, and change it did, when farmers and rural families banded together to shine a light on the need to turn the on the lights in rural America. WATCH VIDEO HERE. (photo courtesy of NRECA)
2013 Youth Tour
Attention Local High School Juniors: Are you interested in receiving a $1,000 scholarship and an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C. next summer? Details are coming soon to your school.
During long-term power outages, many rely on portable generators for emergency power. The growing popularity of portable electric generators has resulted in millions being placed in homes and small businesses across the nation. But, it's estimated only a small percentage is hooked up correctly. Safe Electricity and SIEC urge members to understand the proper safety steps that must be taken.
Read more by clicking the safety tab on the menu to the left.
(Photo courtesy of SIEC Dir. Admin & Finance Chris Bennett)
Click here to visit the Touchstone Energy Kids Zone, a cool place where you can learn about electricity, energy savings and electrical safety.
Here at the Touchstone Energy Kids Zone we have some fun games and activities that will help you learn about energy and energy efficiency. Energy is part of our daily lives. Every time you watch television or turn on a light you are using electricity. We have lots of information you can share with your family and friends.
Safe Electricity invites you to become an e-SMARTkid. Becoming e-SMART means learning about electricity and how to use it safety and wisely. Check out our games and activities, and you'll be on your way! Click here now!
Learning, Games, Activities, Teachers' Lounge, etc. This site is for all ages! Teachers love this site because of its llesson plans and it offers creative ideas for classroom education. Kids love this site because it makes learning about electricity FUN! Click here now!