Colorado Country Life

Keep up with San Isabel Electric news by reading the monthly edition of Colorado Country Life magazine, published by the Colorado Rural Electric Association, Inc. This colorful and engaging magazine keeps you in the know about energy industry news, feature stories, gardening tips, recipes and so much more.

As a Member of San Isabel Electric Association, Inc. you receive a complimentary copy of Colorado Country Life delivered to your mailbox each month.



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Member Featured Photos

Victor and Grace enjoy Colorado Country life while in Cancun, Mexico 

Pamela Jones enjoying a Colorful Colorado lake view!

Jamie Zeman caught this breath taking photo of the Spanish Peaks. 


Text OUT to SMTHUB to report an outage

For immediate release: 8:00 a.m. – Monday, March 1, 2021 Reporting a power outage could not be much simpler with SIEA’s new text outage reporting feature. Text OUT to SMTHUB (768482). That’s it. “Outage communication by text is something our members want, our...

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Potential high bills due to February polar freeze

Because of increased energy usage during the mid-February extreme cold weather, many co-op member-owners are experiencing higher than normal bills. Most bills issued on Thursday, February 25, include readings that occurred during the February polar freeze.   I have...

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Last chance to apply for $34,000 in scholarships from SIEA

For immediate release: 9:00 a.m. - Tuesday, February 16, 2021 Time is running out to apply for one of San Isabel Electric’s scholarships. Candidates must complete their applications online by 5 p.m. on Monday, March 1, 2021. San Isabel Electric is awarding $34,000 in...

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SIEA launches new electric vehicle charging study

For immediate release: 8:00 a.m. Friday, February 5, 2020 A new electric vehicle (EV) pilot program hosted by San Isabel Electric and power-supplier Tri-State Generation and Transmission will set out to better understand how EV’s are driving and charging in San Isabel...

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San Isabel Electric warns of shut-off scam

For immediate release:  10:00 a.m. Monday, February 1  San Isabel Electric Association has received reports of a phone shut-off scam telling individuals they are past due on their account and without immediate payment their power will be shut off.   Scammers are...

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All-electric home trend has multiple benefits

For immediate release: 8:30 a.m. – Wednesday, December 23, 2020 Moving toward full electrification of your household could help you save money, help the environment, and improve your overall quality of life. All of this is made possible through beneficial...

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Parker-Fitzgerald Cuchara Mountain Park welcomes new residents

For immediate release: 11:00 a.m. - Tuesday, December 22, 2020 The Parker-Fitzgerald Cuchara Mountain Park anxiously awaits the arrival of new residents that will hopefully attract more visitors and educational opportunities. The excitement even fueled the development...

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Combatting food insecurity in Huerfano and Las Animas Counties

For immediate release: 12:00 p.m. – Monday, December 7, 2020 Huerfano - Las Animas Counties Early Childhood Council is on a mission to help combat food insecurity through their Farm to School initiative. The initiative works with six of eight school districts and aims...

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Switch to LED and save

Lighting accounts for approximately five to ten percent of household energy bills. This amount may not seem like a lot, but it can add up quickly. Energy efficient lighting can result in immediate energy savings which can decrease power consumption and lower electric...

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3 SIEA employees test positive for COVID-19

For immediate release: 5:40 p.m. – November 12, 2020 San Isabel Electric is committed to our mission of providing reliable power with superior service. We are focused on maintaining a healthy workforce and keeping key personnel—such as line workers and member service...

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