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Why Are Bills Higher During the Summer

July 15, 2020

As soon as the temperature starts getting into the 80’s and 90’s, we receive calls from customers wondering why their bills are higher. The simple answer is that air conditioners must work longer, using more electricity, to maintain the indoor temperature setting on the thermostat. Many customers tell us that they have not touched their… Read More »

HES/EnergyNet Awards Two Scholarships

July 15, 2020

The 2020 HES/EnergyNet Scholarship recipients are John Cotthoff and Kathryn Stevens. Each recipient will receive a scholarship of $500. John plans to attend the College of Engineering/Lewis Honors College at the University of Kentucky. John is pursuing a career in computer science. Kathryn will be attending Hopkinsville Community College. Kathryn is pursuing a career in… Read More »

New Emergency Notification System for Christian County

July 7, 2020

Public safety officials in Christian County are excited to announce that Rave Mobile Safety is now available to all residents.  Rave Mobile Safety is a free service that allows individuals to sign up for notifications sent from state and local authorities. Rave Mobile Safety keeps residents and travelers informed on potentially hazardous situations involving weather,… Read More »

Pole Top Rescue Training

June 27, 2020

Being a lineman is a hard, dangerous job. The vast majority of the work occurs outside, in the extreme heat of summer, and freezing cold of winter. Working on electric lines requires climbing tall poles, or using the booms on utility trucks to reach the lines. Dealing with heights is not the greatest danger as… Read More »