The Cooperative Love for Community

Guided by its Seven Cooperative Principles, Hendricks Power shows its love and support to its local community in various ways. With Valentine’s Day approaching, there's no better time to express how much HPC loves its community and serving the members of the co-op. Here are a few ways HPC supports its community throughout the year.

What is On Peak Demand?

Beginning in 2023, members can expect to see a new register line item on their monthly statements - but what is "On Peak Demand," and does it affect their balance?

In addition to the two register line items on bills members currently see, On and Off Peak, members can expect to see a new line item, On Peak Demand, beginning in 2023. There is no additional charge or fee(s) associated with this line item.

What is On Peak Demand?

Shift into Savings

As a member of Hendricks Power, we've encouraged you to use energy wisely and make smart energy choices to save money. But did you know that when you use electricity can be just as important as how much you use?
Throughout the day, energy use fluctuates based on member demand. Typically, most households use larger amounts of electricity in the morning while getting ready for their day, and in the evenings, upon return from work while cooking dinner, doing laundry, and watching television. 

Shedding Light on Solar

The solar power and renewable energy sectors have grown tremendously over the last ten years. With promises of lower energy bills, tax incentives, and increased property value, going solar is an attractive option for homeowners. Many homeowners can enjoy these benefits, but some companies take advantage of unsuspecting consumers. Before signing a contract, here are a few considerations and questions to ask!