Its not the heat, its the humidity

Why does a 95°F day in one of the Gulf Coast states feel hotter than the same temperature in the Southwest? Why do dry heat and humid heat feel so different, and how does this affect your strategy for home energy efficiency? While there are…

Tennessee's electric co-ops prepare for arrival of Tropical Storm Cindy

[NASHVILLE] – Electric cooperatives across Tennessee today prepare for the arrival of Tropical Storm Cindy which is anticipated to bring wind and significant rainfall to the Volunteer State overnight Thursday through Friday. The tropical…

Youth Tour delegates return to Tennessee

NASHVILLE – Nearly 140 high school seniors from across Tennessee are back home following the 2017 Washington Youth Tour. The week long event included sightseeing, visits with elected officials and lots of fun meeting peers from across…

Scholarships awarded to youth tour delegates

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Tennessee's electric cooperatives awarded $16,000 in scholarships to Washington Youth Tour delegates on Monday evening, June 12, in Washington, D.C. Candace Hargrave, a senior from Duck River Electric Membership Corporation,…

Arcadia Power

[CO-OP NAME] has heard from a handful of our members who were contacted by Arcadia Power. We urge members of our co-op to thoroughly research Arcadia Power and fully understand what they offer before signing up. Arcadia Power claims to be…

Conover wins Klinefelter award

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The Tennessee Magazine editor recognized for lifetime of achievement in cooperative communications [Baton Rouge] – Robin Conover, editor of The Tennessee Magazine, is the 2017 recipient of the H. E. Klinefelter Award. The award was presented…

Holiday weekend storms leave 50,000 co-op members without power

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Severe storms roared through the Volunteer State on Saturday evening, May 27, leaving more than 50,000 co-op members across the state without power. Wind speeds exceeding 95 miles per hour were recorded in some locations, bringing down trees,…

July CommKit

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July 2017 Leadership Column – Move over and save lives Media Release – customize this and distribute to local media on or around July 1. Talking points – Use these tips and schedule drive-time interviews for radio stations in…

June CommKit

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June 2017 Media Release – customize this and distribute to local media on or around June 1. Talking points – Use these tips and schedule drive-time interviews for radio stations in your service area. Social Media Posts for June …

energy vacation press release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE [Co-op Name] shares tips to give your home’s energy use a vacation while you are on vacation [CO-OP HEADQUARTERS CITY] – Going on vacation? Even if you plan to be away just a few days, you can save energy in your…