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Tiny but Mighty

For creatures that weigh less than a nickel, yet can flap their wings 70 to 80 times per second and fly up to 30 miles an hour, there’s no doubt hummingbirds are mighty little things. Their energy secret? Sugar, and plenty of it. Hummingbirds need to consume...

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Louie Spreads the Safety Buzz

We really hope your second graders enjoyed meeting Louie the Lightning Bug, GVEC’s life-size safety mascot. In January he buzzed all around the GVEC service area to give his electrical safety presentation in 37 schools. If you thought you were seeing double with our...

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Lightning Deserves Respect

What You Might Not Know About Lightning Did you know that lightning kills more people than both tornadoes or hurricanes? According to the National Weather Service, the average American has about a 1 in 13,500 chance of being struck by lightning during a lifetime. Each...

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KEEP YOUR INFORMATION SAFE ONLINE

Keeping your personal information secure online might seem like a difficult task, thanks in part to nearly constant news of breaches, bugs and hacks. However, you can boost your online security and decrease the likelihood that a malicious hacker will steal your...

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