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

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


Residential usage spikes 6%

For immediate release: 12:00 p.m. – Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Residential electricity usage temporarily increased by six percent after the Governor’s social distancing orders were expanded on March 19, when most schools, bars, restaurants and other businesses closed....

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May 17 Huerfano County power outage

For immediate release: 9:30 p.m. – Sunday, May 17, 2020 San Isabel Electric lineworkers are working to restore power to about 1,200 meters in Huerfano County. Co-op members in the Majors Ranch, Gardner area, as well as a portion of Twin Lakes and about a third of...

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Equipment failure causes planned power outage

For immediate release: 9:00 a.m. – Friday, May 15, 2020 Due to an unexpected equipment failure, San Isabel Electric has scheduled a power outage for Friday, May 15, beginning at 10:30 a.m. until approximately 11 a.m. Approximately 800 members west of Pueblo West High...

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$33,000 in scholarships awarded

For immediate release: 11 p.m. – Monday, April 20, 2020 In its 30th year of awarding scholarships, San Isabel Electric awarded $33,000 in total scholarship funding to 27 young electric cooperative members in southern Colorado. “Congratulations to each student for the...

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COVID-19 relief resources

For immediate release: 8:30 a.m. – Tuesday, March 24, 2020 Last Update: Tuesday, June 29th at 8 a.m. San Isabel Electric is compiling a list of economic relief resources available to residential and commercial members the cooperative serves in southern Colorado. This...

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$591,000 returned to 2019 members due to pandemic

For immediate release:12:00 p.m. – Tuesday, April 14, 2020 San Isabel Electric members won’t have to wait until the end of the year for the co-op to mail their capital credits retirement checks. Checks are being sent mid-April, due to the Coronavirus pandemic. “Our...

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6 ways to save energy, when spending more time indoors

Spending more time indoors and at home doesn’t have to mean a higher electric bill.  Here’s a list of six ways to start using less energy when spending more time indoors.  SmartHub  Use SmartHub to manage your energy usage and take the guesswork out of your bill....

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Disconnects and delinquent fees suspended

For immediate release:  8:30 a.m. - Thursday, March 19, 2020  San Isabel Electric is suspending service disconnections and delinquent fees for both residential and small commercial accounts until further notice for members during the Coronavirus/COVID-19 emergency. ...

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Last chance to apply for $32,000 in scholarships

For immediate release: 1:30 p.m. – Thursday, February 20, 2020 Time is running out to apply one of San Isabel Electric’s 22 scholarships. Candidates must complete their applications online by February 28, 2020. San Isabel Electric is awarding $32,000 in scholarship...

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