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Heat Pump Rebate Guidelines

Heat Pumps CWEMC offers rebates on high efficiency air-to-air heat pumps, dual fuel systems and geothermal units for both standard and manufactured homes. The minimum SEER(1)rating allowed is 15 on standard homes or if a manufactured home is switching from a furnace to a heat pump, a 13 SEER rating will be allowed. Rebate qualifications…Continue Reading

Energy Efficiency Loan Guidelines

Efficiency Loan Program     The Co-op Energy Efficiency Program is a loan program that helps our members finance energy efficiency improvements such as heating and cooling systems, insulation, sealing, ventilation, water heating and windows and doors. Through an agreement with Regions Bank, our members can take advantage of low interest loans to finance these…Continue Reading

Scholarship Awarded to Sydney Schultz

July 2011| Alabama Living This summer college bound high school graduates are preparing for the fall semester as they attend freshmen orientations and register for classes. Sydney Schultz of Jackson High School has been chosen as the 2011 recipient of Clarke-Washington Electric Membership Corporation’s annual scholarship. The $1,000 scholarship will aid Sydney as she attends…Continue Reading

Terrible Tornadoes

June 2011| Alabama Living   Bob Grip said last night on Fox 10 News, “This was an extraordinary year for tornadoes!” I’ve been thinking this is about the worst year I can remember for storm after storm packed with tornadoes, and the statistics are bearing that out. There has been devastating destruction and great loss…Continue Reading

A Partnership with the National Weather Service

May 2011| Alabama Living      As the chances for thunderstorms and severe weather increase through the spring and summer months, Clarke-Washington EMC wants to encourage all of our members to consider purchasing a weather radio for your home so you will be alerted when a storm or tornado warning has been posted.      The National…Continue Reading

It’s Our Privilege and Our Obligation

March 2011| Alabama Living Yesterday was a beautiful January day. I took off in the afternoon with my grandson Jay (daughter, Sundi’s son) to sit in a deer stand and to clear my mind. At work earlier in the day we talked about why it is important to remember when and how CWEMC came about.…Continue Reading

CWEMC Turns Seventy-Five

January 2011| Alabama Living   Happy New Year to you and your family as we move into another year – 2011.   Can you believe it?  As I write this well in advance of January 1, it seems 2010 has flown by.  I actually love black-eyed peas and just about anything green so you see I’m…Continue Reading