Energy program pays $60 for fridges

JACKSON CENTER — Efficiency Smart is making recycling an appliance even more rewarding for Jackson Center Municipal Electric System customers.

Through Aug. 31, Efficiency Smart’s incentive for recycling a working refrigerator or freezer is $60.

Eligible customers can schedule a free pick-up of their working refrigerators or freezers. In addition to the $60, customers can also save up to $150 annually by not running an old, inefficient refrigerator or freezer.

To schedule a free pick-up, visit and select “Appliance Recycling,” or call 844-260-3487. More information on appliance recycling and additional services available for Jackson Center Municipal Electric System customers can also be found on Efficiency Smart’s website.