Clark County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Sellersburg, Indiana. As a cooperative, Clark County 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.
Hoosier Energy and member-cooperative employees gain industry-specific training through the Department of Labor-certified Hoosier Energy Apprenticeship, Training and Safety program. The 8,000-hour program takes four years to complete and includes 13 hands-on technical schools for apprentices to attend. The program began in 1974 and has grown to include programs for line specialists, substation, metering, underground… Continue reading.
You probably have heard of capital credits, maybe even cashed a check each year. But, have you ever wondered what this check from your cooperative means? Under the cooperative business model, earnings are calculated at the end of the year. Anything left over after operating costs, loan payments and other expenses, is called a margin…. Continue reading.
Two Clark County REMC employees recently received honors for their service and dedication to the cooperative. Guernsey receives safety honor Clark County REMC mechanic Mark Guernsey was awarded the Distinguished Service to Safety Award during the statewide Operations and Engineering Professional Section meeting last month in Indianapolis. The award is presented annually to one person… Continue reading.
Be a part of a dynamic organization by serving on the Clark County REMC board of directors. Deadline for petition is Jan. 7, 2019, at 4 p.m. If you want to be a part of a company that has a commitment to community and the people that live here, consider serving on the REMC board… Continue reading.
Page Day: Jan. 23 Spend a day in the Indiana Senate with students from REMCs around the state. Highlights include a Statehouse tour, mock bill activity, speakers and other educational activities. REQUIREMENTS: You must be available on Jan. 23 and have reliable transportation to and from the Indiana Statehouse that day. The program is open… Continue reading.
Exchange six canned or non-perishable food items for a free energy kit valued at $25 This exchange is for Clark County REMC members only during the month of December. One exchange per member while supplies last. Energy kits are limited to the first 500 members who donate food items. The canned food items will be… Continue reading.
Tuesday, Dec. 11 Clark County REMC Community Room 7810 State Road 60, Sellersburg Doors open: 4-7 p.m. North Pole Show: 6-7 p.m. Free kids craft and photo with Santa Bring your camera and your wish list! Meet Santa’s North Pole friends — including one of his reindeer!
The tradition continues this year with the glove/mitten/scarf tree! Thanks to you and our employees and directors, hundreds of gloves, scarves and socks have been donated to agencies working with families in need in our service area. Please make a contribution this year to warm the hands and heart of a local child or adult… Continue reading.
As we’ve done for many years, Clark County REMC will light the Cross on the Knobs to celebrate the holiday. The cooperative began this tradition in the early 1950s and has continued to light the cross annually two weeks before Easter and two weeks before Christmas. The cross is 50 feet tall and uses over… Continue reading.
There is more than meets the eye with this 283,000-pound transformer at Hoosier Energy’s coal-fired power plant. This equipment is in place to step-up or boost the energy being generated at the station before it is put onto the electric grid. But what if this vital equipment fails? There is not a “transformer store” that… Continue reading.