Posts With Keyword ‘Alliant Energy’

Blown Transformer to Blame for Washington Power Outage

Posted: Tuesday, June 14th, 2011 at 6:30 am

Nearly 50 Washington residents lost power for part of the afternoon Monday.  

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Clearing Furnace and Hot Water Heater Exhaust Pipes Encouraged

Posted: Thursday, February 3rd, 2011 at 6:26 am

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With the large amount of snowfall we received yesterday, Alliant Energy wants to encourage everyone to remove snow and ice from exhaust vents. 

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Lower Utility Bills

Posted: Tuesday, January 25th, 2011 at 6:28 am

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Alliant Energy has announced their customers will see lower electric bills this year. 

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Ice and Snow Removal From Utility Meters

Posted: Sunday, December 26th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Now that snow has fallen over the area, Alliant Energy wants to remind everyone to clear any snow or ice from your utility meters. 

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Power Outages During an Ice Storm

Posted: Friday, December 24th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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During the winter, frozen precipitation could come at any time.

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Electric Bill Rates

Posted: Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010 at 6:28 am

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Last week, the Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) required Alliant Energy to refund customers approximately $5 million. 

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Power Outage

Posted: Saturday, December 18th, 2010 at 12:06 pm

Shortly before noon today Alliant Energy Reported 2478 customers without power in Washington County and 18 without power in Johnson County.  Listener reports indicate outages in the Kalona, Richmond and Riverside areas.  Power was restored at 2:00 p.m. KCII will bring you more information as it becomes official.

Carbon Monoxide Versus Flu Symptoms

Posted: Thursday, November 18th, 2010 at 6:24 am

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If you are experiencing symptoms of the flu, you might want to make sure that it is not something else.

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Flu Symptoms Could Signal Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Posted: Saturday, November 6th, 2010 at 6:21 am

While the symptoms of headache, nausea and fatigue are usually associated with the flu, they’re also a warning sign of another serious health problem – carbon monoxide poisoning.

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Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Accepting Applications

Posted: Thursday, November 4th, 2010 at 6:30 am
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Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program agencies are now accepting applications for the upcoming winter season.

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Alliant Energy Customers Can Expect Winter Prices To “Stay Flat”

Posted: Friday, October 22nd, 2010 at 6:26 am

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Alliant Energy says natural gas customers “should see winter heating bills stay flat.”

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Alliant Energy Power Project near Brighton to start next week

Posted: Tuesday, September 28th, 2010 at 6:25 am

Alliant Energy will be starting a new project in Brighton next week.

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Act Now To Save Money On Winter Heating Costs

Posted: Monday, September 20th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa Utilities Board says now is an “ideal time to weatherize your … home” with low-cost air leak solutions such as caulk and weather-stripping materials.

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Alliant Energy Malfunction Causes Washington JH Closure

Posted: Friday, September 10th, 2010 at 2:09 pm

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The Washington Community School Districts says it was forced to keep students out of the Junior High School today due to an Alliant Energy power malfunction.

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Can’t Pay Power Bills? Call Your Utility Company

Posted: Monday, August 30th, 2010 at 6:28 am

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The Iowa Utility Board says payment plans are available if you can’t pay summer bills.

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Update: Weekend Gas Leak Closes Road For 8 Hours In Washington

Posted: Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 at 6:23 am


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A caller reporting a smell of gas in Washington Saturday evening led to a road closure and eight hours of work by Alliant Energy crews.

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News Update: Lightning Strike Between Riverside and Kalona Causes Early Morning Power Outage For 2,500 Alliant Customers

Posted: Tuesday, August 10th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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KCII reported yesterday morning that Alliant Energy reported power outages to 2,500 customers in Riverside, Kalona and Richmond.

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Appliance Cycling Program Activated To Deal With Yesterday’s Heat

Posted: Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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Alliant Energy activated it’s Appliance Cycling Program to save energy during yesterday’s high temperatures.

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Energy Saving Cycling Program Activated

Posted: Friday, July 16th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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Alliant Energy says it activated it’s Appliance Cycling Program to save energy during Wednesday’s 100 plus degree temperatures.

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Alliant Energy’s Energy Saving Plan

Posted: Friday, June 25th, 2010 at 6:43 am

This week Alliant Energy initiated its Appliance Cycling program for customers south of I-80, including about 200 customers in Washington County.

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