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Choptank Electric Issues Beat The Peak Alert For Wednesday

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47 ABC - With temperatures on the rise, so is power consumption, with projections of the mid 90s in some areas of the peninsula.

Choptank Electric Cooperative Inc., is asking members to "beat the peak" on Wednesday, June 18th, between 3:00 and 6:00 PM. You can help by turning off unnecessary lights, and waiting until later to use large appliances, like your dishwasher, or washing machine.

You can also turn up your thermostat a few degrees to have your air conditioner work less. During these peak times energy is more expensive, so saving energy means saving money.

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