GRDA Power For Progress Column July 8, 2019

Jul 09, 2019

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

A cool way to practice energy efficiency

July in Oklahoma typically means high temperatures and this year’s forecast is following that path. While the weather outdoors is heating up, many of us are looking for ways to keep things cool indoors. That means air conditioners and fans are getting quite a workout right now. If that is the case in your household or business, the Grand River Dam Authority is once again sharing these cooling and energy saving tips that can save both electricity and money. They are courtesy of the United States Department of Energy (

Your friends at GRDA hope you have a safe and enjoyable summer.

Headquartered in Vinita, GRDA is Oklahoma’s state-owned 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.

Photo Caption Information: A cool way to save … It’s that time of year when air-conditioners and cooling systems really get a workout. However, it is possible to stay cool and do it efficiently. This week, GRDA passes along some helpful tips from that can come in handy during hot weather.

Justin Alberty
Vice President of Corporate Communications
Grand River Dam Authority
(918) 256 5545