Blog

September 6th, 2018

Understanding Home Energy Users: The Top Five

Allie Foster, Marketing and Communications Manager

While most homeowners would like to be more energy efficient and save money, sometimes it can feel very overwhelming. How can you use less energy and lower your utility bills? To help jump-start your effort, it’s useful to know the top energy users in your home.

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August 20th, 2018

AVOID DEPOSITS! AVOID LATE FEES! AVOID MONTHLY BILLS!

Mary Allspach, Office Manager

As a new member, are you interested in avoiding paying a security deposit, any late fees, and a monthly bill?

As a current member, are you interested in having your existing deposit refunded to your account and avoiding any late fees, as well as your monthly bill?

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August 17th, 2018

Improving Outage Restoration

Danny Orbin, Manager of Technical Services

Let’s talk about outages. We all know, living in the central part of this great country, that Missouri is going to see its share of spring storms, as well as winter weather. We also know that, sometimes, during this time our power is going to go out. 

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August 16th, 2018

An Energy Audit Can Save You Energy and Money

Allie Foster, Marketing and Communications Manager

The word “audit” can seem very scary to some people. Most of the time, an audit means that someone is coming in to poke around your stuff just to find out what you’re doing wrong. Then, they always seem to want your money in order to fix what they have found.

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July 31st, 2018

Clearing for Reliability: A ‘Members First’ Approach

Todd Schroeder, General Manager/CEO

A right of way (ROW) refers to a strip of land underneath or around power lines that your electric cooperative has the right and responsibility to maintain and clear. 

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July 16th, 2018

MEC Members, Join us for YOUR Annual Meeting on Tuesday, August 14

Todd Schroeder, General Manager/CEO

The time is drawing near for Macon Electric Cooperative’s 79th Annual Meeting of members. At MEC, we always look forward to our annual meeting, because it is a time to thank our members for being an integral part of our cooperative. 

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July 6th, 2018

Have you heard of SmartHub?

Allie Foster, Marketing and Communications Manager

We don’t call it SmartHub for nothing! You can electronically pay your bill, report an outage, and much more straight from your smart phone! If you aren’t utilizing SmartHub, here are the features you’re missing out on!

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June 26th, 2018

The Co-op Connections Card Saves you Money!

Allie Foster, Marketing and Communications Manager

At Macon Electric Cooperative, we are dedicated to making sure that you receive your electricity at a price that you can your family can afford

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