Energy Efficiency Home Makeover


The all-electric homes of 17 electric cooperative members will soon become much more energy efficient after being transformed as part of the Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas Eighth Annual Energy Efficiency Makeover Contest. The 17 winning members will each receive up to $3,000 in energy efficiency improvements to their homes. Read the complete news release here.

Follow our progress here to learn how you can have a comfortable home with manageable utility bills.

Prize winners and their respective, locally owned electric cooperatives are: 

  • Russell and Lori Powell of Waldron, Arkansas Valley Electric Cooperative members;
  • Michael and Stacy Adams of Hamburg, Ashley-Chicot Electric Cooperative members;
  • Rose Mary Sullivan of Tillar, C&L Electric Cooperative member;
  • Ann Prestage of Bella Vista, Carroll Electric Cooperative member;
  • Earl and Anne Ladyman of Corning, Clay County Electric Cooperative members;
  • Mike and Kandi Morrison of Jonesboro, Craighead Electric Cooperative members;
  • Bill and Patsy Smothermon of Bradford, Farmers Electric Cooperative members;
  • Jeff and Dedra Turner of Bauxite, First Electric Cooperative members;
  • Roger and Laura Riney of Manila, Mississippi County Electric Cooperative members;
  • Louis and Betty Breece of Ash Flat, North Arkansas Electric Cooperative members;
  • Annette Russell of Bearden, Ouachita Electric Cooperative member;
  • Jimmy and Rachel Mobb of Lincoln, Ozarks Electric Cooperative members;
  • B.J. and Ashley Rea of Marshall, Petit Jean Electric Cooperative members;
  • Bill and Connie Hutto of Dierks, Rich Mountain Electric Cooperative members;
  • Janye Bell of Arkadelphia, South Central Arkansas Electric Cooperative member;
  • Mike and Paula Wells of Doddridge, Southwest Arkansas Electric Cooperative members; and
  • Ronald and Sarah Matlock of Forrest City, Woodruff Electric Cooperative members.