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Jo-Carroll Energy celebrates Natural Gas Utility Workers’ Day

Jo-Carroll Energy will observe Natural Gas Utility Workers’ Day on Friday, March 18. This is the first year for the celebration that recognizes workers at natural gas utilities.

This nationwide event is intended to build public awareness about the work done by the employees of natural gas utilities. March 18 is the date of the New London, Texas school explosion in 1937 that led to the widespread odorization of natural gas and increased emphasis on safety.

Jo-Carroll Energy announces pilot projects for fiber-to-the-premise

Jo-Carroll Energy president and CEO Michael Hastings has announced the cooperative's Sand Prairie internet service is undertaking two fiber-to-the-premise pilot projects.

"We are excited to announce we'll be breaking ground on two fiber pilot projects," Hastings said. "Two diverse areas were chosen for these projects, one in the downtown Galena area and the other in a mostly residential area of Savanna."

Crews respond to outage in East Dubuque area - Feb. 18

Update: Crews determined that the outage affecting members in East Dubuque on Feb. 18 was weather related with high winds contributing. Service to members was restored at 4:20 p.m. by backfeeding from the East Dubuque Substation. The Frentress Lake substation was restored at about 5 p.m.

Jo-Carroll Energy line crews are en route to investigate an outage in the East Dubuque area. The outage is affecting members served by the cooperative’s Frentress Lake Substation.

Jo-Carroll Energy warns of possible scam targeting members

Jo-Carroll Energy is warning its members and the general public about an apparent scammer who claims a payment is needed or electrical service will be shut off.

Outages reported in Geneseo, Galena areas


As crews in Jo-Carroll Energy's southern territory continue to restore power in the Geneseo area, reports of outages in the Galena area are being investigated. Crews are en route to reported outages in the rural Galena area.

Natural gas outage - Dec. 23

All available natural gas crews are responding to a natural gas outage affecting approximately 65 members in Savanna.

Winter test for interruptible heat is Nov. 18

The annual winter test for the dual fuel (or interruptible heat) program is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 18.

Nov. 11 Outage update

Crews have been responding to mutiltple outages tonight. 

Nov. 11 Outage update

Crews have been responding to mutiltple outages tonight. Jo-Carroll Energy has experienced outages in the Geneseo area and in the rural Jo Daviess and Carroll counties. 

Crews are reporting numerous poles and wires down due to high winds in the Menominee area. Please use caution around downed poles and treat all lines as if they are energized. 

Please report any outages by calling 800-858-5522. 

Thank you for your patience as crews work safetly and quickly as possible to restore power. 


Celebrate Co-op Month with us!

October is National Cooperative Month, and Jo-Carroll Energy is celebrating the benefits and values that cooperatives bring to their members and communities. Take ownership of your cooperative, and join us as we celebrate during this special month.

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