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.
The membership of Boone REMC elected a new director to the co-op’s board of nine directors at the annual meeting March 10 in Lebanon. Jon Stevens, an 18-year Boone REMC member, was elected to the District 5 seat. Two other members, Russell E. Dulin and David Cross, were also candidates for the open seat. District… Continue reading.
Boone REMC members are eligible for several rebates through POWER MOVES®, an energy efficiency program made available by our wholesale power provider. As a member-owned, not-for-profit electric cooperative, Boone REMC doesn’t exist to make a profit, but rather to provide electricity at the lowest possible rate. Programs like POWER MOVES help us collectively save energy… Continue reading.
SmartHub is a secure Web and mobile app that can help you manage your Boone REMC account. You can: • Monitor your daily electric use. • Report an outage and view our outage map. • Make payments or set up recurring payments. • Change account information. • View billing history. • Sign up for notifications via email or text message. The… Continue reading.
Notify REMC for medical alert If you or someone in your household has a note from a physician stating that electricity is a medical necessity, you can have a medical alert placed on your Boone REMC account. The alert is valid for one year; we must have an updated note from your doctor each year…. Continue reading.
How many of us remember dropping into the Boone REMC office with our parents and grandparents to pay the light bill? Whether you do that in person, by mail or online today, paying your monthly bill does a lot more than just keep the lights on. Electricity keeps us connected to our modern world. Consider… Continue reading.
Deadlines near for youth programs Annual Meeting Scholarships – Apply by March 10 Fifteen $500 scholarships will be awarded at the Boone REMC annual meeting. Eligibility: Students who will be enrolled full-time in college in fall 2018 and whose households receive electricity from Boone REMC; someone from the household must be present at the annual… Continue reading.
Each spring, Boone REMC sets aside a day to recognize the hard work and dedication of our linemen. On April 9, we will honor these individuals who work in challenging and dangerous conditions to keep the lights on. “Our linemen are the first responders of our electric cooperative, and they’re always ready to get the… Continue reading.
Boone REMC’s Annual Meeting is March 10 at Lebanon High School – Herman B Wells Community Center and Auditorium 510 Tiger Way (Essex Dr.) Lebanon ELECTION Districts 4, 5 and 6 are up for election this year. AGENDA HIGHLIGHTS Catered Breakfast Cash Prizes Director Election Video Presentation 15 $500 scholarships awarded Kids’ Fun Zone MEETING… Continue reading.
As snow melts and the ground thaws, electric cooperatives start planning for their annual meetings. Did you know that as a retail member of your local energy co-op, you are also part owner? You have an ownership stake and a direct say in how things are run. As a result, your cooperative’s annual meeting directly… Continue reading.
Annual Meeting overview Your ticket to the meeting is on the back of this month’s Electric Consumer magazine! Be sure to bring it with you! DATE: Saturday, March 10, 2018 LOCATION: Lebanon High School Herman B Wells Community Center and Auditorium, 510 Tiger Way (Essex Dr.) Lebanon, IN ELECTION: Districts 4, 5 and 6 are… Continue reading.
APPLY BY FEB. 23: TOUCHSTONE ENERGY SUMMER CAMP, June 6-9 Enjoy traditional summer camp activities 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. APPLY BY FEB. 23: INDIANA YOUTH TOUR TO WASHINGTON, D.C., June 7-14 This… Continue reading.
Since Co-op Solar was launched in the fall, getting a “piece of the sun” has never been easier. This program — a partnership of REMCs throughout the northern half of Indiana, and with electric co-ops in Illinois and Missouri — makes it easy for Boone REMC members to use solar energy without the cost or… Continue reading.