Freeborn-Mower Co-op issues peak alert

Published 1:56 pm Thursday, July 5, 2012

Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services issued a peak alert Thursday as the heat wave continued across the region.

Because of high demands for electricity caused by hot temperatures, the company has asked customers to wait until after 7 p.m. to use any unnecessary electric power, according to a news release.

The release states waiting until 7 p.m. will help keep electricity costs low.

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This is the fourth peak alert the company has issued in the last month.