Take Control & Save

As a not-for-profit cooperative, Co-Mo Electric wants you to save money on your bill. Download these helpful information sheets to get started on taking control of your energy savings.

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

Assemble an emergency kit before the storm. Find out what you need by clicking here.

LOW-COST AND NO-COST MONEY-SAVING TIPS

To see major savings by doing one thing, you’re going to have to put some initial investment into something like a ground-source heat pump. But add up a bunch of these low-cost and no-cost tips and you can start seeing the little changes add up.

WINTER ENERGY-EFFICIENCY TIPS

Follow these tips during the cold months to keep yourself from seeing huge spikes in your electric bill.

SUMMER ENERGY-EFFICIENCY TIPS

And when the weather gets warm, follow these tips so you don’t have to sweat your monthly bill.

REDUCING THE COST OF WATER HEATING

Water heating is the third largest energy expense in your home. Understand the costs of water heating and what you can do to lower these costs by clicking here.

THE TRUTH ABOUT TANKLESS WATER HEATERS

Many homeowners have seen advertisements for tankless water heaters that promise great features and big savings. But do those promises hold up? Check it out.

THE TRUTH ABOUT ELECTRIC SPACE HEATERS

You may have heard claims about seemingly magic space heaters that will slash your electric bill by up to 50 percent or heat your home for pennies a day. What’s not said is exactly how many pennies that’ll take. Before you purchase an expensive Amish space heater, get the facts here.

REDUCE ENERGY USE WITH ENERGY STAR

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency created the Energy Star program in 1992 to protect the environment with energy efficient products and practices. Find out what products qualify and how Co-Mo can help you save money when you buy them. Start here.

BEWARE, THE PHANTOM LOAD

Sounds spooky, doesn’t it? The real scary thing, though, is how these phantom loads are stealing money from your pocket book. What’s it all about?

SAVING ENERGY — AND MONEY — IN THE LAUNDRY ROOM

The laundry room doesn’t just clean your clothes. It also swallows a lot of money, and not just the forgotten change in jeans pockets. Find out how you can lower your electric bill by being smart in the laundry room.

THE BASICS OF INSULATION

Before you go dropping thousands of dollars on new windows, learn about how insulation can save you money on your electric bill. Start here.

AIR-SOURCE HEAT PUMPS

Air-source heat pump systems can both heat and cool your home with the same unit. Find out how these systems work and how they can save you money by clicking here.

GROUND-SOURCE HEAT PUMPS

Also referred to as geothermal systems, these heat pumps can save you hundreds per year on your electric bill. Couple that with federal tax credits and Co-Mo’s rebate, you’ll want tocheck this out and get the savings started.

MANUFACTURED HOMES

You could be paying more on your energy bills at your manufactured home than you need to. By implementing a few simple energy-saving measures, you can be on your way to saving energy — and money — in no time. Get started here.

EFFICIENT GRAIN-DRYING EQUIPMENT AND TECHNIQUES

A large part of the profitability of grain farming depends on how the crop is managed after the harvest. Find out how to save energy and boost your profits by clicking here.