Is Your Generator Safe?

Portable generators are handy devices to have for an emergency but they can be hazardous to you and to electrical workers, if used improperly. The primary hazards of generators include carbon monoxide poisoning, electrocution and...

How To SHARE Warmth This Winter

  Meteorologists are predicting winter to be particularly cold this year, which means your heating systems have to work double time to keep your home comfortable. The additional time your furnace runs means your bill will...

Terrors Lurking In Your Home

Ghouls, witches, vampires – oh, my! Do you know what hidden terrors may be lurking in your home? We’re talking about vampires loads – evil ghouls that suck electrical power from your appliances when you aren’t using them, taking a...

Celebrating Low Rates In Springfield

Do you know what it means to be community powered? At the heart of our community, we pride ourselves on connecting you to electricity, natural gas, water, broadband and transit services. During Public Power Week, Oct. 6-12, we’re...

Can You Eliminate Your Electric Bill?

Are you CUrious about solar panels? At City Utilities, we value and support renewable energy now, more than ever! If you’re considering solar panels for your home or business, we want you to know all the facts before you make that major commitment.

Be Prepared When Disaster Strikes

No one can predict when and how long you might be displaced from your home or how long you might be without power when disaster strikes. September is National Preparedness Month and being prepared is the best way to lessen the...

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