Harrison REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Corydon, Indiana. As a cooperative, Harrison 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.
Soaring temperatures during the summer can cause electric bills to skyrocket. This summer, take a vacation from high electric bills by making your home — and your family’s habits — more energy efficient. Beat the Heat Air conditioning helps most of us beat the sweltering summer heat. Proper maintenance and smart use of your home’s… Continue reading.
Drivers are now prohibited from using handheld devices while driving on Indiana roads. The new legislation intended to combat distracted driving prohibits drivers from holding or using a handheld mobile device while operating a moving vehicle. A few facts about the new law: Violators can be fined up to $500 and lose their driver’s license… Continue reading.
Thank you! Hoosier Energy employees who work in operations can’t always practice social distancing to get the job done. The work these employees do is recognized by many including Merom Generating Station Plant Manager Karl Back. “Our people are responding very well to a difficult situation, which is not surprising to me with the culture… Continue reading.
The negative impacts of the current pandemic are far reaching and affecting nearly all of us. As a result, the REMC has experienced major decreases for energy sales during the COVID-19 issue because many of the REMC’s largest member businesses have temporarily closed or reduced operations during the months of March, April and May. Operating… Continue reading.
Every year, Harrison REMC accepts applications for the Indiana Youth Tour to Washington, D.C., and Touchstone Energy Camp at Camp Tecumseh in Brookston, Indiana. These opportunities have been a great way for the co-op to connect with our youth. In April, our national and statewide associations made the decision to cancel both programs due to… Continue reading.
Each year Harrison REMC awards several $1,000 scholarships to local students who choose to attend a local university or college to continue their education. These scholarships are awarded each spring to graduating seniors who live with a parent or guardian who is an REMC member. Awards are based on academic achievement. 2020 scholarship recipients: Homeschool:… Continue reading.
We at Harrison REMC are excited about the My Solar program. My Solar provides electricity through solar energy without any installation on your home or business. Members have access to easy, affordable solar power no matter where you live. Rather than installing these solar panels on your home or business, Harrison REMC will keep and… Continue reading.
Working alongside our 18 member-cooperatives, Hoosier Energy is creating competitive advantages for the industries, farms and residences that make up the communities that depend on us to meet their power needs, provide economic opportunities and create jobs. Every conversation, every project, every pilot program is executed with one question in mind — how will our… Continue reading.
It seems our world has changed in the blink of an eye, but Harrison REMC’s commitment to the membership is the same. We know you’re focused on keeping your family safe, and the co-op is focused on powering your world — however that may look. We’re here for you. Our team is proud to power… Continue reading.