Electric Rates Restructured for Minimal Impact

Electric Rates Restructured for Minimal Impact

Any upward rate adjustments, even modest increases, are unwelcomed news for all of us at Modern Electric Water Company (Modern). We understand the value of the dollar, and the impact that even a small rate increase can have on our customers.  Unfortunately, the costs...
COVID-19: SBA Relief Options

COVID-19: SBA Relief Options

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) offers relief options and resources to help with the challenges created by the coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis.  On Friday, March 27, 2020, the President signed into law the CARES Act, which contains $376 billion in...
Be Prepared for A Power Outage

Be Prepared for A Power Outage

Modern Electric Water Company’s goal is to ensure there are as few service interruptions as possible, but sometimes weather conditions, car accidents, or wildlife can cause the power to go out. Being ready for a power outage will help you stay safe and be more...
Starting a Project? Call 811 Before You Dig

Starting a Project? Call 811 Before You Dig

Call 811 Before You Dig The ground you walk, drive and play on every day covers an incredible amount of buried utilities. In fact, there are more than 20 million miles of underground utilities in the United States, according to data compiled by the Common Ground...
Why we oppose breaching the lower Snake River dams

Why we oppose breaching the lower Snake River dams

Information provided by Northwest River Partners (nwriverpartners.org) Breaching Is Not Benefical to Salmon – Much of the modeling that shows that dam breaching would benefit salmon is based on the theory of “delayed mortality.”  However, a very recent peer-reviewed...