Posts With Keyword ‘Alliant Energy’

Power Outage Affects Some Customers in Kalona

Posted: Thursday, May 10th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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The power is back on today after a power outage in Kalona yesterday afternoon.

Alliant Energy spokesman Justin Foss says the power failure was caused by a jumper connecting two larger cables together.

He says during the outage, about 500 customers were affected with some losing all of their power, and others having some power difficulties.

Foss says the outage started about 1:15 yesterday afternoon and full power was restored about 45 minutes later.

Power Outage Affects Some Customers in Kalona

Posted: Wednesday, May 9th, 2012 at 5:01 pm

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The power is back on today after a power outage in Kalona this afternoon.  

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Power Outage Planned for Early Tomorrow Morning

Posted: Tuesday, March 27th, 2012 at 6:25 am

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Residents in parts of Washington, Keokuk and Jefferson counties need to be prepared for a power outage early tomorrow morning.  

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Power Outage Planned for Early Wednesday Morning

Posted: Monday, March 26th, 2012 at 11:01 am

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Residents in parts of Washington, Keokuk and Jefferson counties need to be prepared for a power outage early Wednesday morning.  

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Power Outage Tuesday Blamed on Equipment Failure

Posted: Friday, March 9th, 2012 at 6:30 am

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The cause of Tuesday afternoon’s power outage in Washington appears to have been equipment failure.  

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Solar Activity Affecting Earth in Different Ways

Posted: Thursday, March 8th, 2012 at 11:31 am

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The sun is approaching its peak of activity in its eleven-year solar cycle and it is affecting some things here on Earth.  

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Power Outage Affects Many in Washington

Posted: Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 at 6:28 am

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The power is back on this morning after a power pole caught fire on 3rd Avenue and East Madison Street yesterday afternoon.

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Power Loss in Washington

Posted: Tuesday, March 6th, 2012 at 5:00 pm

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Power is back on after a power pole caught fire on 3rd and Madison St. Alliant Energy turned power off due to the fire and 1460 residents in Washington lost power for a short period of time.

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Tree Grants Awarded

Posted: Saturday, February 11th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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Several southeast Iowa communities are getting part of nearly 157-thousand dollars being given out by Trees Forever and Alliant Energy through the “Branching Out” program.

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How to Detect and Prevent Gas Leaks

Posted: Tuesday, January 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am

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As the temperatures return to normal, Alliant Energy wants to pass along tips to area residents of the dangers of a gas leak and how they can be prevented.  

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Removing Ice and Snow From Utility Meters

Posted: Thursday, December 29th, 2011 at 6:21 am

Snow will soon fall over the area and Alliant Energy wants to remind everyone to clear any snow or ice from your utility meters.  

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Power Outages in an Ice Storm

Posted: Monday, December 26th, 2011 at 6:23 am

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Frozen precipitation could happen at any time during the winter and Alliant Energy has tips to pass along if you should lose power during an ice storm.  

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Energy Crews Coming to Prevent Future Power Outages

Posted: Saturday, December 3rd, 2011 at 6:30 am

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Crews from Alliant Energy will be in the Washington and Henry County areas the next few weeks to trim trees in an effort to reduce the chances of a power outage.  

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Washington is Getting Ready to Receive New Trees

Posted: Tuesday, September 27th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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The city of Washington will be receiving funding for future tree planting projects.  

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Iowa Groups Team Up to Plant New Trees

Posted: Monday, September 19th, 2011 at 6:23 am

One area community will receive funding for future tree planting projects.  

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Iowa Groups Team Up to Plant New Trees

Posted: Sunday, September 18th, 2011 at 6:25 am

One area community will receive funding for future tree planting projects.  

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Power Outage Affects Area

Posted: Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 at 6:30 am

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A power outage affected parts of the KCII listening area yesterday morning.  

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Power Outage Affects Area

Posted: Monday, September 12th, 2011 at 11:01 am

A power outage affected parts of the KCII listening area this morning.  

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Company Encourages Energy Conservation during Heat Wave

Posted: Wednesday, July 20th, 2011 at 6:25 am

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Alliant Energy has activated its Appliance Cycling Program to save energy during this week’s heat wave.  

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Wellman Energy Project Gets Underway

Posted: Friday, July 1st, 2011 at 6:22 am

Alliant Energy has announced one of its affiliate companies is beginning a summer project improving Wellman’s electrical system.  

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