CEO’s Report: The benefits of DEED

CEO’s Report: The benefits of DEED

September 1, 2017 Heartland customers have access to utility project fund source When Heartland sought to hire student interns the past two summers, we turned to the American Public Power Association’s (APPA) Demonstration Read More
Lighting upgrades to save cities $20K

Lighting upgrades to save cities $20K

April 28, 2017 Since the start of 2017, eight Heartland customers have received funding for upgrading lighting to more efficient LEDs. Collectively, they’ve been awarded over $31,000 for the upgrade of 322 street Read More
2016 a record year for energy efficiency

2016 a record year for energy efficiency

January 4, 2017 Commercial lighting and street light LED upgrades popular among customers Last year proved to be a banner year in terms of energy efficiency upgrades in Heartland customer communities. Rebates Heartland Read More
Sioux Falls cuts costs with lighting upgrade

Sioux Falls cuts costs with lighting upgrade

January 4, 2017 New LED lights could save the city $1,200 annually The city of Sioux Falls, SD spends an estimated $1.48 million annually on street lighting. With over 19,000 street lights, that represents Read More
Changes to Power Forward rebates announced; Input sought on potential new service

Changes to Power Forward rebates announced; Input sought on potential new service

November 2, 2016 Heartland makes announcements regarding customer service programs Over the course of three days, Heartland staff traveled nearly 600 miles to three customer communities to make presentations on the 2017 budget. Read More
FALL into energy savings

FALL into energy savings

September 15, 2016 Read More
Power Forward: Back to School

Power Forward: Back to School

September 1, 2016   Heartland’s energy efficiency program, Power Forward, provides customers with valuable tools, including a comprehensive incentive program to offer their residential and commercial customers, as well as grants to help with Read More
Heartland awards energy efficiency grants for lighting upgrades

Heartland awards energy efficiency grants for lighting upgrades

August 1, 2016 Three Heartland customers earned grants in July for energy efficient lighting upgrades. The cities of Lake Crystal and Madelia, Minnesota and Volga, SD replaced high pressure sodium street lights with LEDs. Volga also Read More
Customers upgrade lighting, earn grants

Customers upgrade lighting, earn grants

June 30, 2016 Eight Heartland customers were recently awarded energy efficiency grants for upgrading lighting. The cities of Groton, Colman and Bryant, SD and Akron, IA earned grants for upgrading high pressure sodium Read More
Improve home efficiency with home energy audit

Improve home efficiency with home energy audit

April 4, 2016 A home energy audit is an assessment of how much energy a home consumes and what steps can be taken to make the home more energy efficient. It identifies problems that may, when Read More