Posted at: 08/26/2013 10:55 AM
Updated at: 08/26/2013 11:00 AM
Peak Alert Today for Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services & Heartland Power Cooperative
(ABC 6 News) - Today is a hot one, and it's only expected to get worse. As a result, Monday, August 26 is a Peak Alert Day for Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services and Heartland Power Cooperative.
They're asking their members to “Take An Electric Time Out” from 11:00 am until 7:00pm today. Please wait until after 7:00pm to use any unnecessary electric power this evening. Please avoid the use of appliances and any unnecessary electric usage until after 7:00pm this evening.
Today is a peak alert day due to high demands for electricity caused by hot temperatures. Waiting until seven will help keep electricity costs low for members of Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services and Heartland Power Cooperative