News Useful tool coming to Haliburton County to help electricity costs SHARE ON: Kaitlin Livingston, contributor, Thursday, Nov. 24th, 2016 Photo credit: supplied A watt meter loan program is coming to Haliburton County to help residents monitor electricity usage of their household appliances. This is a partnership between Haliburton Solar and Wind, the Haliburton County Public Library, and the Heat Bank. Heat Bank Coordinator Tina Jackson explains what this program is. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/WattProgramV1.mp3 Jackson says this is a great way for residents to better manage electricity costs. She says people have to juggle between paying hydro, buying groceries and heating their homes.