Prairie Land to reduce immediate impact of electrical emergency
March 11, 2021
News reports about astronomical electricity bills have Prairie Land Electric members fearing how much the energy emergencies in February will increase their bill. While power purchase bills have not yet been assessed, Prairie Land is anticipating the costs to be exponential.
Kirk Girard, CEO, said the extraordinary, voluntary efforts that Prairie Land members made to conserve energy helped minimize the number and lengths of the energy emergency alerts and service interruption orders issued by the Southwest Power Pool.“This truly made a big difference, and we can’t thank our members en...