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2020
November
23,
2020
| 09:16 AM America/New_York
For the holidays, you may be purchasing more items online to give to friends and family. Installing a doorbell camera is one way to potentially deter “porch pirates” from taking those packages that arrive at your home.A doorbell camera records all ac...
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2018
June
20,
2018
| 10:01 AM America/New_York
It was 20 years ago that Jackson EMC and its neighboring co-op, Walton EMC, started a home security business, called EMC Security. In October 2006, GreyStone Power Corporation, based in Douglasville, joined as a partner in the cooperative-owned busin...
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February
13,
2018
| 09:57 AM America/New_York
Every home could use an indoor security camera as an extension of their home security system. They are great for extra security and protection against crime. But, if you have an indoor security camera, where should you place it? Consider these spo...
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2017
August
07,
2017
| 11:17 AM America/New_York
Do you want to know what goes on at home while you're away? Want to make sure your kids got home from school safely? If so, EMC Security can help. Video doorbells available at EMC Security allow you the immediacy of being at home, even when you’re...
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June
09,
2017
| 09:16 AM America/New_York
ENJOY YOUR ACTIVE LIFESTYLE! GO TO THE PARK, THE GROCERY STORE, VISITING FAMILY AND FRIENDS, OR JUST DOWN THE STREET WITH CONFIDENCE; HELP IS JUST A CLICK OF A BUTTON AWAY. Over the past decade, more and more seniors have been using personal emerg...
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June
08,
2017
| 13:27 PM America/New_York
About half of your electric bill goes to heating or cooling the air inside your home. Make the most of your investment in comfort by keeping that conditioned air inside your home....
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June
01,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
One of the benefits of cooperative membership is receiving capital credits. Jackson EMC is a not-for-profit electric cooperative owned by our members. Each year, amounts collected above the cost of providing electric service are credited to member...
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May
22,
2017
| 10:50 AM America/New_York
Electric bills often increase in the summer. The increase in summer bills is due to higher cost per kWh and because on average, members use more electricity in the summer compared to the rest of the year. While no one likes higher bills, Jackson EMC ...
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May
10,
2017
| 10:05 AM America/New_York
“When we got our first electric bill I thought it must’ve been for a partial month; it was so low,” Leo Cortjens said about his Right Choice home in Hall County’s Cresswind community. “The next month it was the same. Our bill is easily a third of wha...
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April
18,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Thanks to your personal “My Account” feature at www.jacksonemc.com/account, you are never alone when it comes to accessing important information or conducting business with Jackson EMC. Logging in to your online account opens a world of possibilit...
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April
10,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
The light-emitting diode, or LED, bulb is a rapidly-developing lighting technology—and today’s most energy efficient bulb. These brilliant innovations emit less heat and use less electricity than both their incandescent and CFL counterparts. In fa...
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April
09,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Refrigerators are not the energy hogs they used to be, thanks to improvements in insulation and compressors that enable today’s models to operate using significantly less energy than their older counterparts. In fact, according to the U.S. Departm...
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March
19,
2017
| 19:00 PM America/New_York
Lightning is a giant spark of electricity in the atmosphere. NOAA estimates about 30 million lightning strikes hit the ground each year. When lighting hits the ground it can enter homes through electrical cabling and introduce dangerous energy surges...
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March
16,
2017
| 19:00 PM America/New_York
Clogged, dirty filters block normal airflow and reduce the efficiency of your HVAC unit. According to the US Department of Energy, replacing a dirty filter with a clean one can lower your air conditioner’s energy consumption by 5 to 15 percent.  F...
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March
14,
2017
| 19:00 PM America/New_York
If you'd like to save money while conserving energy, our Time-of-Use rates may be for you. To participate this summer, sign up by May 1; members who sign up after May 1 will begin Time-of-Use rates next summer. For members who sign up for Time-of-...
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March
07,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC’s own EMC Security now offers residential members up to 24 months same as cash financing with a $99 down payment on equipment. Jackson EMC residential members can use this special financing program to purchase equipment such as: New se...
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February
28,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC doesn’t have customers; we have members. If you receive power from Jackson EMC, you are a member-owner of this cooperative. In addition to receiving margin refunds and having a say in the management of the cooperative, you have access to ...
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February
16,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Year after year, the recipe in JEMCO News is among your favorite content. Send in your best recipes and havee them printed and shared with our readers in 2017. This year, we are rewarding our contributing chefs with a collection of kitchen goodies an...
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February
14,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Residential members now have access to their hourly, weekly and monthly energy use through their online profile. Our advanced metering infrastructure, or smart meters, provides energy use information by the hour. Tools like "My Energy Use", which Jac...
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January
10,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
No coach worth his salt steps onto the field or court without a playbook. Just as a sports team makes the best plays by planning before each game, electricity consumers can save energy and money by planning ahead. Let Jackson EMC be your energy co...
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January
05,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
You can lower your power bill by using energy efficient products, and Jackson EMC will help you pay for them! When you use energy efficient technologies, the amount of electricity we need to generate decreases, resulting in savings for the coopera...
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January
05,
2017
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Making a decision about renovating or remodeling your home can be overwhelming. Take advantage of the one-stop-shopping available at local home shows this February and learn about products you’ve been considering purchasing for your home. Experts ...
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2016
December
22,
2016
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC members will receive a check in the mail this month. Approximately 202,800 members and former members will receive their share of a total of $7.5 million in margin refunds in December. “As a member of a not-for-profit cooperative, you’...
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December
13,
2016
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Two years ago we decided to take steps to make our home more energy efficient. Partly, so I wouldn’t be hypocritical in telling our members what they should be doing, all the while disregarding my own advice, but also because I wanted to see if these...
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December
08,
2016
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Trying to balance your family budget? Jackson EMC can help. In winter and summer, heating and air systems are used more, and your electric bill rises to reflect the increase in use. To avoid high power bills in the coldest and hottest months, sign...
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November
15,
2016
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Planning to deck the halls? Check out these products designed to save electricity and time. Battery-powered bulbs offer limitless options for decorating places where there’s no outlet. Think wreaths, centerpieces or ugly sweaters. LED bulbs are...
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November
14,
2016
| 11:10 AM America/New_York
Calling all Jackson EMC members – we’re having a contest! Think your house is the best on the block? Well, now’s your chance to prove it. Whether you prefer traditional holiday lights or something a little more Griswold style, we’d love to see ...
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October
13,
2016
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC members can now pay their bills online for free using an electronic check. Log in to your account and follow the instructions to view your account information and pay your bill. Visit https://ebill.jacksonemc.com to get started.  ...
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October
04,
2016
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
The average family washes about 300 loads of laundry a year. All those dirty clothes use a lot of electricity, but there are some easy ways to cut energy use and save money in the laundry room. Use Cold Water Almost 90 percent of the energy use...
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August
28,
2016
| 18:00 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC members have access to state-of-the-art security protection through EMC Security, a company jointly-owned by Walton EMC, GreyStone Power and Jackson EMC. EMC Security has grown over the past 18 years to be among the largest in the U.S. Th...
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