Peak Alert Scheduled for Today!

(This Alert is over -- could be one scheduled for Wednesday June 14 due to forecasted extreme temperatures)

PEAK ALERT SCHEDULED FOR TODAY (June 13) 2 pm to 6 pm ...

Do to extreme heat conditions today our power supplier, Prairie Power, Inc., has issued a Peak Alert Today (Tuesday, June 13).

What this means is members who have signed up for our interruptible rate plan or have disconnect switches on their water heaters -- your power will be interrupted this afternoon from 2 pm to 6 pm.

Youth to Washington, D.C. Tour Winners Announced!

Congratulations to Natalie Kirkbride and Morgan Braden for being selected to represent Shelby Electric Cooperative on the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association Youth Tour in Washington D.C.! Also congratulations to first and second alternates Chase Thies and Wyatt Henschen! These four along with, many other high school students from across the state participated in the Illinois Electric and Telephone Cooperative Youth Day in Springfield on Wednesday, March 29.  The Youth to Washington Tour takes place June 9 - 16, 2017.

Home Energy Adventure

With the uncertainty of where energy costs are headed.
We know that saving energy means saving money, and having an energy efficient home does just that.
That’s why we released the Home Energy Adventure. 
Take the Home Energy Adventure tour below to learn about how you can save energy and money at home today!


On Monday April 10, 2017, we want to thank the Shelby Electric Linemen for all their hard work dedication.  We also want to say thank you to all the line personnel all across the country who keep our lights on and work in all kinds of weather to get our power back on after a storm or other incident knocks our our power.  So #ThankALineman on Monday, April 10, for Cooperative Lineman Appreciation Day.  Stay Safe!