April 2016 Enlightener

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View the April 2016 Enlightener online!

In this issue:

  • Electric Water Heater Rebate Program
  • Highlights from the board room and manager’s report
  • Replace your old AC unit with an air source heat pump
  • Unclaimed capital credit listing
  • LED lighting rebate form
  • Electrical inspection information
  • June 28-30 Power Plant Tour information and registration form

Time-of-Use and Demand Explained

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As a consumer, you know how to make smart energy choices that help save you money. But did you know that when you use electricity is just as important as how much you use? Watch this quick video to learn about time of use and demand.

 

 

March 2016 Enlightener

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View the March Enlightener online!

In this issue:

  • Supreme Court grants stay in Clean Power Plan proceedings
  • Highlights from the board room, manager’s report, staff report
  • Journeyman line worker job opening in Baudette
  • National Lineman Appreciation Day on April 11
  • How to dispose of broken CFL bulbs
  • LED lighting rebate form
  • Scholarship opportunities
  • Controlled burn safety tips
  • June 28-30 Power Plant Tour information and registration form

Baudette Line Department Job Opening

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North Star Electric Cooperative, Inc. is looking to hire a qualified journeyman lineworker. Requirements for a journeyman lineworker to fill this position include a successful completion of a lineman’s apprenticeship program and a current journeyman lineworker certificate. Must have experience with overhead and underground electric distribution, including line construction, line maintenance and troubleshooting, rubber gloving voltages of 7,200 and 14,400, and a great attitude, personality and work ethic. A valid Minnesota driver’s license with a CDL is required. Applications from apprentice line workers that have successfully completed a lineman’s apprenticeship program will also be considered.

North Star Electric Cooperative, Inc. headquarters is located in Baudette, Minnesota with service center located in Littlefork, Minnesota. This position is located in Baudette, Minnesota and includes a current union compensation and an excellent benefit package. Pre-employment physicals and drug screenings are required.

Application form can be downloaded from www.northstarelectric.coop. Please mail, fax or e-mail document to Marty Mollberg, North Star Electric Cooperative, Inc., PO Box 719, Baudette, MN 56623. Applications will be accepted until 4:00 p.m., April 8th, 2016. Please call North Star Electric Cooperative @ 218-634-2202 with questions. Fax number: 218-634-2203. E-mail – martynsec@wiktel.com