Coastlines Newsletter PDF Archive

Our newsletter, Coastlines, has the latest news and information for our customers.

April 2021 (PDF)

  • Breaker, Breaker, Line or Pole Down?
  • Easier to Budget, Easier to Plan
  • If Your Current Billing Cycle Doesn’t Work for You Financially, Call Us—We May Be Able to Change It

March 2021 (PDF)

  • New! A Heat Pump Water Heater Deal
  • Anytime You Need to Dig, Please call 811 First—It’s Free
  • Do We Have Your Latest Phone Numbers? Your Numbers Help Us Find You Quickly During an Outage

February 2021 (PDF)

  • Even a Little Power Comes With Great Responsibility
  • Tree Concern? Streetlight Out?
  • Times are Tough. We Have Options We Hope Can Help Lower Financial Stress.

January 2021 (PDF)

  • Powered by the Sea?
  • Drive Your Electric Bill at Your Speed With Prepaid

December 2020 (PDF)

  • Gratitude—In a Time of Pandemic?
  • How We Get Power Back On

November 2020 (PDF)

  • Do You Need Defensible Space?
  • Using SmartHub is Even Easier with the SmartHub App

October 2020 (PDF)

  • Seconds to Save Lives
  • One in Four Central Lincoln Customers Use Auto Pay. It’s Easy!
  • Know Someone Needing Financial Help? Consider Being a Secret Helper

September 2020 (PDF)

  • A Place So Dark
  • Too Hot This Summer? Are Winters Too Cold Inside?
  • Thank You, Project Care Donors

August 2020 (PDF)

  • Boardlines: News and views from your Central Lincoln Board Members

July 2020 (PDF)

  • Seeing the Forest – and the Trees
  • Please Help Central Lincoln – and Oregon’s Headcount – by Going Online and Completing a 2020 U.S. Census Form
  • No Rate Increase for 2020-2021 Fiscal Year

June 2020 (PDF)

  • Aquarium’s Creatures Look Forward to Visitors’ Return
  • Electric Car Counts Soar as Charging Station is Installed in Reedsport
  • Can You Help a Struggling Family Member, Friend or Neighbor Anonymously? Absolutely!

May 2020 (PDF)

  • The Lower Snake River Dams: Our Perspective
  • Staying At Home May Mean Higher Electric Bills

April 2020 (PDF)

  • Being Ready for Intense Emergencies
  • National Arbor Day: Please Match a New Tree With the Right Place

March 2020 (PDF)

  • ‘Lines Down!’ One Family’s Story
  • Extended Hours Start Monday, March 30
  • Thinking of Doing Some Spring Planting? Not Too Close to Boxes, Please
  • Congress Approves Electric Car Charging Equipment Tax Credit for 2017-2020

February 2020 (PDF)

  • Sun Powered
  • Coming March 30: Extended Hours!
  • Energy-Efficiency Programs Save Customers’ Money

January 2020 (PDF)

  • Careers Without College
  • State Rebates Help Customers Plug In and Drive Electric
  • New Deposit Policy Helps Customers Build Good Credit; Prepaid Offers Easy Bill Management

December 2019 (PDF)

  • Our Programs, They Are A-Changin’
  • Outages: When We REALLY Need to Call You, Will We Have the Right Number?
  • How We Get Power Back On

November 2019 (PDF)

  • We Salute You, Veterans!
  • How to Prepare for a Power Outage

October 2019 (PDF)

  • October is Public Power Month
  • Where BPA Revenue Goes
  • Jay’s Electric Story

September 2019 (PDF)

  • Are You Ready?
  • What It Costs to Power a…?

August 2019 (PDF)

  • Wildfires, Electricity—and the Central Coast
  • Apprenticeships: Important Info for High School Students
  • Emergency Preparedness

July 2019 (PDF)

  • Introducing Our New Website
  • Rates Increasing Effective July 1
  • Our Power Mix: Near-Zero Carbon

June 2019 (PDF)

  • They’re Grounded!
  • Same Bill, Less Mess: Available Online Anytime

May 2019 (PDF)

  • Ours & Yours: What Belongs to Us? What Belongs to You? Who Maintains What?
  • Yes; Sometimes We Nest!
  • How Much Could You Save Driving With Electricity Over Gas?

April 2019 (PDF)

  • Please Let Us Know Before You Grow (or Plug In Hungry Equipment)
  • We’re Proud to Help Our Neighbors After Massive Snowstorm

March 2019 (PDF)

  • It’s All About Family: Introducing Randy Grove
  • A Farewell from Interim GM Brian Barth
  • Cold Weather Can Mean Higher Bills

February 2019 (PDF)

  • Ready to Represent You
  • Prepaid: One Surprised Customer’s Story

January 2019 (PDF)

  • Easy-to-Keep New Year’s Resolutions?

December 2018 (PDF)

  • The Season of Giving
  • Introducing Prepaid
  • One Last Bit of History for Our 75th

November 2018 (PDF)

  • GM Debra Smith Hired by Seattle City Light
  • Brian Barth Appointed Interim GM
  • Not Quite Ready for an All-Electric Car? What About a Gas-Electric PHEV?

October 2018 (PDF)

  • A Quick Guide to Our Energy-Saving Rebates
  • Low-Cost Ways to $ave

September 2018 (PDF)

  • Progress: What’s New, What’s Next
  • Central Lincoln Updates Mission and Vision
  • Ask the Energy Expert

August 2018 (PDF)

  • Our Newest Rebate Is Here: Smart Thermostats
  • Court-Ordered Spill Will Be Expensive
  • Let’s Remember the Leaders Who Kept the Lights On

July 2018 (PDF)

  • Thank You, Customers!
  • Air Conditioning WITH a Heater, Too?
  • $urprising $avings—Cost for 1,000 miles of fuel

June 2018 (PDF)

  • How We Set Our Rates
  • Ask the Energy Expert: Hot LEDs
  • What is a “Demand Charge?”

May 2018 (PDF)

  • Pay the Same Amount—Every Month?
  • We’re Proud to be Platinum!
  • What is the “Service Availability Charge?”

April 2018 (PDF)

  • Would You Like a House Call?
  • Price-Competitive Electric Vehicles Are Here on the Central Coast
  • Digging in Your Yard This Spring?

March 2018 (PDF)

  • Do You Know When You’re “Spending” Your Kilowatt Hours?
  • Customer Service in Florence Temporarily Moves to Banner Bank
  • Kudos to Power Chevrolet…

February 2018 (PDF)

  • Time to Drive Electric?
  • Last Chance! “Credit for Clunker” Ends, Other Rebates Reduced March 30
  • Former Toledo City Councilor Jill Lyon Appointed to Central Lincoln Board of Directors

January 2018 (PDF)

  • Here’s to 75 More Years Serving You!
  • ‘Tis the Season: Please Stay Away from Fallen Lines