Boone REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Lebanon, Indiana. As a cooperative, Boone REMC follows seven core principles that are universal to cooperatives worldwide. Among those principles is one stressing education, training and information. Indiana Connection, a monthly magazine published especially for Indiana’s electric cooperative members, is one way the REMC informs and educates its members. Indiana Connection is available not only in a print format, but as an electronic publication for those who prefer getting their information on their electronic devices.
Boone REMC will award 15 – $500 post-secondary scholarships through a random drawing at our annual meeting on April 20. Applicants must meet the following requirements: The application must be completed online by 4:30 p.m. on April 19. Visit bremc.com/youth for more details. Questions can be sent to Mandy Saucerman, Communications Director, at email@example.com. Applicants… Continue reading.
His name was drawn as the winner of the Sense Energy Monitor from the giveaway we announced in the December 2023 issue of Indiana Connection. To learn more about our Sense Energy Monitor program, visit bremc.com/sense-energy-monitors.
Boone REMC’s Operation Round Up board of trustees recently awarded more than $17,000 in grants for community projects. Operation Round Up is a voluntary program for which Boone REMC members allow their electric bills to be rounded up to the next whole dollar. Those extra cents are put into an independent, 501(c)3 trust and disbursed… Continue reading.
Heating your home is critical for winter comfort, but it’s also the biggest residential energy user in homes nationwide. Despite this, many households have some bad habits when it comes to heating and energy use, according to a recent U.S. Department of Energy survey. The survey found that: According to the survey, 70 F is… Continue reading.
Happy New Year! We are excited to announce our theme for 2024: Our Journey to Service Excellence. Throughout the year, we will be undertaking several projects focused on improving our service to you — our members. This spring, we will be conducting a survey to better understand what drives our members’ satisfaction. Because we are… Continue reading.
Annually, we hold an election for three of our nine board districts. At our annual meeting on April 20, directors will be elected for districts 4, 5, and 6. If you are interested in running for a position and reside in one of these districts, you can download a petition packet at bremc.com/board-district-directors. Completed packets… Continue reading.
All members who are enrolled in paperless billing by Feb. 29, will be entered into a drawing for two $500 bill credits. With paperless billing, you can receive alerts when your bill is ready to view and pay. There’s no more waiting for your paper bill to arrive in the mail. When you switch to… Continue reading.
If you shiver when walking into particular areas of your home, you may have considered an electric space heater to warm up the area. When used properly, electric space heaters can temporarily and effectively heat certain parts of your home. Yet many people mistakenly believe using space heaters requires less energy than setting the thermostat… Continue reading.
Camp Kilowatt Participants enjoy traditional summer camp activities at Camp Tecumseh in Brookston, Indiana, such as canoeing and horseback riding, while learning about electrical safety, energy, and careers at electric co-ops. ELIGIBILITY: Current sixth graders whose households receive electricity from Boone REMC. DATE OF PROGRAM: June 5–8 APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1 Youth Tour to Washington,… Continue reading.
Copies of the Cooperative Calendar of Student Art and Farmers’ Almanacs for 2024 are here! Stop by our office lobby during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m., to pick them up (while supplies last).