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NIPCO Celebrates 70th Year at 2019 Annual Meeting

  • Posted: 05.02.2019

A record number of attendees gathered to celebrate NIPCO's 70th Anniversary on April 2, 2019. This year’s theme, “RE: Member” was a play on words, so chosen to honor the cooperative’s history and to celebrate NIPCO’s 70-year mission of service its members. The 2019 Annual Meeting provided highlights from 2018 and previewed cooperative operations for 2019 and beyond.

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NIPCO Announces 2019 Scholarship Awards

  • Posted: 05.01.2019

Five students have received scholarships from NIPCO and Basin Electric Power Cooperative for the 2019/2020 academic year. Scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, student activity, volunteerism, and character.

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It's Tick Time

  • Posted: 04.22.2019

Unfortunately, ticks are out and searching for human and animal hosts this time of year. Find the latest on diseases spread by ticks, how to remove ticks safely and how to avoid them in the first place.

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Window Labels Explained

  • Posted: 04.22.2019

When you buy new windows, the label provides important details that can help you choose the best option for your home.

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Lineman 360 Earns National Recognition

  • Posted: 04.03.2019

Northwest Iowa Power Cooperative (NIPCO) recently received recognition in the 2019 Spotlight on Excellence Awards program, nationally, for its work on "Lineman 360™", a Virtual Reality experience to showcase the kind of work involved in keeping the lights on. (Photo courtesy of North West REC)

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Duct Cleaning

  • Posted: 03.27.2019

Find out whether duct cleaning is recommended and how to avoid getting fooled by a scammer.

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Springtime Tasks for Safety and Efficiency

  • Posted: 03.22.2019

Besides spring cleaning and getting your garden ready for planting, there are some additional tasks you might want to take care of this spring to ensure your family’s safety and to save energy.