Virtual Solar Fair, October 24!

This Saturday at 10:00 a.m. the Jackson County Energy District is hosting a Virtual Solar Fair via Zoom! We invite you to join the meeting to learn more about solar energy technology and discover how much energy and money you can save by installing solar. See the flyer below for additional details: If you are…

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Porch Light Project Will Reduce Energy Bills

The Jackson Co. Energy District recently initiated Jackson County Porch Light Project, which is designed to transform all current incandescent lights on porches throughout the county to LED bulbs. With approximately 9,000 homes and apartments scattered throughout the county, this represents a great challenge with the potential to save hundreds of thousands of dollars for…

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2020 Plans for Jackson Co. Energy District

Like virtually everyone else in Jackson County, the Jackson Co. Energy district has been impacted by the pandemic. Our plans to assist homeowners and farmers in conducting energy efficiency audits have been postponed. Similarly, our plans to initiate a large-scale drive to grow solar installations in the county have been delayed.  However, we are presently…

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Almost 600 lbs. of Christmas Lights recycled!

The Jackson Co. Energy District partnered with the Clayton and Delaware County Energy Districts in Holiday Light recycling! Several drop off locations were available in each county for convenience of the community. The intent of this collection was for the Energy Districts to collect the energy sucking (non-LED) holiday string lights and have them properly…

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Jackson Co. Energy District “Jazz Dinner” a Huge Success

On a cold but clear evening on December 10, 2019, the Jackson Co. Energy District held its first fund raiser.  Fifty distinguished Iowans attended the program, which was held at the Maquoketa County Club. A formal dinner was catered and served by Tri-M BBQ.  The dinner along with a selection of complimentary wines drew rave…

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Join Now!

Become a supporting member today! Your contributions sustain our organization and provide the foundation and support for a better energy future for all of Jackson County.  

Membership Levels

Renewable Watt – Up to $99
Your friendship and support matter, THANK YOU
Renewable Kilowatt – $100 – $249
$150 supports a low-income household LED Retrofit
Renewable Megawatt $250 – $999
$250 covers all the costs of a home efficiency upgrade for a low-income family performed by our Green IA AmeriCorps team
Renewable Gigawatt $1000 – $4999
Support at this level provides critical match and is tripled by major outside grants
Energy District Founder’s Club $5000
You are the foundation of the Energy District

We understand life can keep us busy and so we want make it easier for you! You now have the option to become a sustaining member with the JacksonCED and set up an automatic, monthly donation of a flat amount. Sustaining members put CONSTANT boots on the ground here in Jackson County!

Becoming a JacksonCED Sustaining Member is simple!

  1. Click “Donate” 
  2. Enter the amount you wish to donate
  3. Make sure you select “make this a monthly donation”
  4. Click “Donate with PayPal”

(FYI- You may need to set up a PayPal account if you do not already have one. It’s free!)