Cool and efficient in summer temps

Jun 09, 2022

Power for Progress… a weekly column from the Grand River Dam Authority.

As temperatures across Oklahoma start to approach the 90s on a more consistent basis, we know the hottest days of summer are likely just around the corner.  That means all across the area, many air conditioners and fans will be putting in the extra hours.

If that is the case in your household, the Grand River Dam Authority wants to share these cooling and energy saving tips, courtesy of the United States Department of Energy (

Your friends at GRDA want you to stay safe, and cool, this summer!

GRDA is Oklahoma’s largest public power electric utility; fully funded by revenues from electric and water sales instead of taxes. Each day, GRDA strives to be an “Oklahoma agency of excellence” by focusing on the 5 E’s: electricity, economic development, environmental stewardship, employees, and efficiency.