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.
Western Boone Schools received a $25,000 rebate from PowerMoves for their second floor renovation to the Jr.-Sr. High School. A LED lighting system and an infrared water heating system were included in the rebates for their energy efficiency efforts. Superintendent Rob Ramey (left) and Boone REMC’s Jeanette Johnson celebrate the efforts that will save both… Continue reading.
The Boone REMC Operation Round Up program is breaking records in giving back to the Boone County community. Recently, the board exceeded the $700,000 mark in giving since its inception in 2006. Its 2020 giving total now stands at $39,250 with the latest grant cycle impacting mostly families, children, and safety. The following grants were… Continue reading.
The sweltering summer heat can mean diving into your swimming pool — and high diving deep into energy costs. With temperatures starting to rise, you may be eyeing the swimming pool to help cool you off this summer. If you have a pool at your home, you likely are not yearning as much for those… Continue reading.
Community Service Energy Efficiency Youth Programs
Chef Rick Whiteman has structured his business to incorporate a love of cooking. Since he was a child, he has taken ownership of a farm to fork inspired mission to help those who have a need for nutritious cuisine. “I like knowing where my products come from and chemicals change the taste of the food,”… Continue reading.
When it comes to food and talking about it, Michele Payn of rural Boone County is a resident expert. She recently wrote her third book, “Food Bullying”, which takes a look at the misrepresentation of food and sheds light on bogus nutritional and environmental claims. It is a #1 bestseller and follows two other award-winning… Continue reading.
This month, you may be one of the millions of Americans turning on the television and heading to the fridge as you watch your favorite college basketball team compete for a national championship. And among the school fight songs and busted brackets, the month’s madness also provides the chance to score savings by upgrading appliances…. Continue reading.
I would like to personally invite you to the Boone REMC 2020 annual meeting! We look forward to sharing with you our strategic vision for 2020 and how we are working hard to make this the best year yet! Connect with your board and Boone REMC employees. The annual meeting provides you, as a member,… Continue reading.
Remember to bring your postcards to the annual meeting as your official registration! Boone REMC By The Numbers
W. DANIEL LAWSONDistrict 1 | RESIDENCE Washington Township Danny Lawson is a self-employed farmer residing in Washington Township. Lawson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in agriculture and animal science from Purdue University. He has been on the Boone REMC board of directors since 1994. Lawson is a member of the Breeders and Feeders Association… Continue reading.