Electricity powers our lives, and as electricity is getting cleaner, there are many ways to help rural electricity consumers use energy wisely and efficiently so that energy isn’t wasted.
The U.S. Department of Energy has designated October as Energy Awareness Month. At Tri-State, we are recognizing the important role of reliable, affordable and responsible electricity, and the cooperative business model, as our members serve communities across the West.
It's the season of crisp, cool air and crunchy leaves underfoot. That means it's time to get your gardening tools out! One way to handle fall cleanup is to make the process more efficient, such as adding electric-powered outdoor tools. These handy devices can make yard work easier and cleaner.
You could always turn up the heat, but there are ways to use beneficial electrification to stay warm and cozy without breaking the bank. Just in time for cooler weather, here are great ways to help keep your house warm, cozy, and energy-efficient this fall season.
The use of smart and energy-efficient technology in school buildings is a topic that has been debated for decades. It's no surprise then, that as the world becomes more connected and digital, classrooms are using emerging technologies to provide meaningful learning experiences while being energy-efficient.
One of the many bright spots for agriculture is that farmers across America are becoming more productive. With the accessibility to grow food anywhere, indoor farming’s popularity has exploded in recent years. Read more to learn what indoor farming is, the benefits, and why it's becoming more popular.
As consumers become more aware of the importance of using energy wisely, there are many new options for home improvement that provide an environmentally friendly way to save money. Here are a few ideas to start with for upgrading your home to a more energy-efficient environment.
The switch to electric cars may get more media attention, but in the immediate future, it is electric bikes that will create a renaissance of two-wheelers. Rapidly growing in popularity, and for good reason, e-bikes offer extended range and easier commutes than gas-powered scooters, motorcycles, or cars.
Outdoor string lighting is perfect for adding a romantic ambiance to a special day, and they can be used as part of the décor. Here are some outdoor string light tips so you can enjoy the ambiance of your backyard or porch, while also keeping safety in mind.