This page contains a Flash digital edition of a book.
Having Poor Insulation Is Costly


tations” rating in aspects of school life that couldn’t be assigned a letter grade. As they grew, EEs turned into As and Bs. Yet I don’t think


they ever lost that desire to exceed expectations. At Harmon Electric Association, we also strive for EEs,


every single day. We don’t want to do what you only expect us to do—provide you with affordable, safe, and reliable electric service. We want to go farther and do better, from providing superior member service to offering programs that help you save time and money. Harmon Electric linemen provide the public face of our


they always combed their report cards for EEs, which signified they had attained the coveted “exceeds expec-


When my kids were in grade-school


If some of the rooms in your house are too cold while others are too hot, you might need more insulation in your attic. Cold air that seeps into your attic doesn’t have to find its way into the home’s living space. Adequate attic insulation, properly installed, can catch it. If your floor is so cold you have to wear socks with


your slippers, check the insulation level in your basement or crawlspace. Just as cold air in the attic doesn’t have to make your home cold, neither does cold air from the crawlspace. If your heating bill shows a sudden spike, it’s possible


your home’s ductwork has cracks or kinks or is missing some of its insulation. Ask your HVAC technician to crawl up in your attic and have a look. If some rooms in your home are drafty, that could be


mission to exceed expectations. Tey routinely work in extreme conditions and put in long hours. But they do it gladly, because they care about doing an exceptional job for you, our member/owner. However, we have many people behind the scenes who


also make our co-op the best it can be. Our operations personnel continually explore new technologies to improve service reliability. Our finance department works to make bill pay easier and more convenient with programs like Pre-Pay, Budget Billing, and Automatic Draſt payments. Our member services representatives want to make sure you have a positive and satisfying experience when you call our office for help. And because we’re a cooperative, we have a special


responsibility to support the communities we serve and exceed expectations there, too. Tat means we aim to im- prove the quality of life by supporting the youth and help- ing with community events. Whether it’s a power outage or energy audit, a bill-


ing question or community event, we’re working hard to achieve those EEs from you every day. From all of us here at Harmon Electric Association, we


hope you and your family have a Prosperous and Happy New Year.


HARMON ELECTRIC ASSOCIATION, INC 114 North First Hollis, OK 73550


Operating in


Beckham, Harmon, Jackson, Kiowa and Greer Counties in Oklahoma and Hardeman and Childress Counties in Texas


Member of Western Farmers Electric Cooperative Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives National Rural Electric Cooperative Association National Rural Telecommunications Cooperative Texas Electric Cooperative, Inc. Oklahoma Rural Water Association, Inc.


HARMON ELECTRIC HI-LITES Lisa Richard, Editor


The Harmon Electric Hi-Lites is the publication of your local owned and operated rural electric cooperative, organized and incorporated under the laws of Oklahoma to serve you with low-cost electric power.


Charles Paxton ......................................................................................... Manager


BOARD OF TRUSTEES Pete Lassiter..................................................................................................District 1 Jim Reeves....................................................................................................District 2 Lee Sparkman...............................................................................................District 3 Bob Allen .......................................................................................................District 4 Burk Bullington ..............................................................................................District 5 Jean Pence....................................................................................................District 6 J. R. Conley...................................................................................................District 7 Charles Horton .............................................................................................. Attorney


Monthly Board of Directors meetings held fourth Thursday of each month


IF YOUR ELECTRICITY GOES OFF, REPORT THE OUTAGE


We have a 24-hour answering service to take outage reports and dispatch service- men. Any time you have an outage to report in the Hollis or Gould exchange area, call our office at 688-3342. Any other exchange


area call toll free, 1-800-643-7769.


TO REPORT AN OUTAGE, CALL 688-3342 or 1-800-643-7769 ANYTIME


a sign that the insulation level in the walls is too low or that cold air is leaking into your home through windows or wall penetrations around electric outlets. Seal wall penetrations with caulk; weather-strip your doors and apply plastic over windows. A little attention paid to your home’s insulation can save you money in the long run. 416000


Page 1  |  Page 2  |  Page 3  |  Page 4  |  Page 5  |  Page 6  |  Page 7  |  Page 8  |  Page 9  |  Page 10  |  Page 11  |  Page 12  |  Page 13  |  Page 14  |  Page 15  |  Page 16  |  Page 17  |  Page 18  |  Page 19  |  Page 20  |  Page 21  |  Page 22  |  Page 23  |  Page 24  |  Page 25  |  Page 26  |  Page 27  |  Page 28  |  Page 29  |  Page 30  |  Page 31  |  Page 32  |  Page 33  |  Page 34  |  Page 35  |  Page 36  |  Page 37  |  Page 38  |  Page 39  |  Page 40  |  Page 41  |  Page 42  |  Page 43  |  Page 44  |  Page 45  |  Page 46  |  Page 47  |  Page 48  |  Page 49  |  Page 50  |  Page 51  |  Page 52  |  Page 53  |  Page 54  |  Page 55  |  Page 56  |  Page 57  |  Page 58  |  Page 59  |  Page 60  |  Page 61  |  Page 62  |  Page 63  |  Page 64  |  Page 65  |  Page 66  |  Page 67  |  Page 68  |  Page 69  |  Page 70  |  Page 71  |  Page 72  |  Page 73  |  Page 74  |  Page 75  |  Page 76  |  Page 77  |  Page 78  |  Page 79  |  Page 80  |  Page 81  |  Page 82  |  Page 83  |  Page 84  |  Page 85  |  Page 86  |  Page 87  |  Page 88  |  Page 89  |  Page 90  |  Page 91  |  Page 92  |  Page 93  |  Page 94  |  Page 95  |  Page 96  |  Page 97  |  Page 98  |  Page 99  |  Page 100  |  Page 101  |  Page 102  |  Page 103  |  Page 104  |  Page 105  |  Page 106  |  Page 107  |  Page 108  |  Page 109  |  Page 110  |  Page 111  |  Page 112  |  Page 113  |  Page 114  |  Page 115  |  Page 116  |  Page 117  |  Page 118  |  Page 119  |  Page 120  |  Page 121  |  Page 122  |  Page 123  |  Page 124  |  Page 125  |  Page 126  |  Page 127  |  Page 128  |  Page 129  |  Page 130  |  Page 131  |  Page 132  |  Page 133  |  Page 134  |  Page 135  |  Page 136  |  Page 137  |  Page 138  |  Page 139  |  Page 140  |  Page 141  |  Page 142  |  Page 143  |  Page 144  |  Page 145  |  Page 146  |  Page 147  |  Page 148  |  Page 149  |  Page 150