February 2018

SEMO Demand Graph

Cold weather streak sets new energy peak; Connie Hooper retires after 27 years of service

By Sean J. Vanslyke

High Bills & Peak Load

What are a few things that happen when it gets really cold? Pipes freeze; skin dries out; and energy bills go up. Did you burn or use more propane, natural gas, firewood or electricity to heat your home in January? It seems like common sense that we use more energy, but there are many member-consumers who call and ask why their energy bill increased so much?

January 2018

Sean Vanslyke @ TECA

Attend Co-op 101; GoSEMO Fiber's Progress

By Sean J. Vanslyke

Co-op 101 – Electricity and Fiber

Are you curious about SEMO Electric Cooperative’s GoSEMO Fiber project? Do you know what it takes to deliver energy or fiber to your home, farm or business? Do you know the seven cooperative principles? Would you like to tour the cooperative’s dispatch center?

November 2017

Sean Vanslyke & Son

Preregister for GoSEMO Fiber: 100 Mbps with unlimited data for $50

By Sean J. Vanslyke


As we enter the Thanksgiving season, prayers for you, your family and your friends to have a blessed and safe holiday season. It seems to arrive sooner and sooner each year.

2018 Energy Rates