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Free LEDs for Co-op Month in October

Change a light, change the world LED graphic

We're celebrating Co-op Month by giving away free LEDs to co-op members!

Co-op celebrates history, future during Co-op Month

Co-op Month Message

by General Manager Steve Stroshane

New electric bill helps you understand your energy use and cost

Polk-Burnett has improved your monthly billing statement to highlight valuable information about your electricity use and its cost. 

As a cooperative, Polk-Burnett sets rates to cover the actual cost of delivering electricity to your home, farm or business, and we are transparent about these actual costs and your energy use on your billing statement.  We know information is powerful, and we want to help you take control of the electricity you use and the money you pay for it. 

The following are bill improvements you'll see beginning in October:

Daily availability charge replaces monthly basic electric charge on bill

Availability charge chartThe monthly basic electric charge has been changed to a daily availability charge on your new statement. This better communicates the actual cost of making electricity available to you on a daily basis.

Wisconsin Energy Assistance Notice

Your household may be eligible for the Wisconsin Home Energy Assistance Program, based on household income and size.
 
For information, contact your county energy assistance office: 
Barron, 715-537-5691

Lower winter rate begins October 1

Winter is ComingThe winter rate is 10.1¢ per kWh and winter billing dates are October through May.  Rates are lower in the winter because demand and wholesale power costs are lower.

Co-op returns $1.86 million in Capital Credits to members in September

How do Capital Credits work?General Manager Steve Stroshane announced that Polk-Burnett will return $860,000 in Ca

$56,250 in scholarships to class of 2018, apply now

Scholarship winners class of 2017Just in time for a new school year, applications are now available for Polk-Burnett Electric

Free seminar helps take chill out of winter electric bills

Winter's comingCold winter temps don’t have to mean high electric bills.

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