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Harrison_logo_stacked_colorHarrison 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. Electric Consumer, a monthly magazine published especially for Indiana’s electric cooperative members, is one way the REMC informs and educates its members. Electric Consumer is available not only in a print format, but as an electronic publication for those who prefer getting their information on their electronic devices.

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Employee recognition

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Posted on Jan 24, 2019 in Harrison REMC

Harrison REMC recently honored employees with milestone anniversaries at its annual employee event. Employees reaching a milestone included: 25 Years: Rodney Cecil, Foreman Jim Walter, Operations Construction Manager 20 Years: Dixie Cockerell, Materials Procurement/Record Retention Jason Flock, Staking Engineer Priscilla Whitman, Member Service Representative 15 Years: Glenn Reas, Lineman Steve Saltsgaver, Staking Engineer 10 Years:… Continue reading.

Winter driving safety

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Posted on Dec 20, 2018 in A Co-op Perspective, Bartholomew County REMC, Clark County REMC, Decatur County REMC, Harrison REMC, Orange County REMC, Southern Indiana Power

A Hoosier Energy employee who drives throughout central and southern Indiana shares some precautions he takes to stay safe and to keep your energy flowing. Meter Relay Technician Don Small has worked at Hoosier Energy for nearly 39 years. He has accumulated approximately 1.5 million miles driving to different substations and member cooperatives, averaging 40,000-60,000… Continue reading.

Happy New Year!

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Posted on Dec 19, 2018 in Harrison REMC

I, along with the directors and employees of Harrison REMC, wish you all a happy and prosperous 2019. I would also like to thank all members for giving Harrison REMC the opportunity to serve you as your electric cooperative. Below I have put together a few items that are going on at Harrison REMC. Energy… Continue reading.

Apply for youth programs

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Posted on Dec 19, 2018 in Harrison REMC

Page Day: Jan. 23 Spend a day in the Indiana Senate with students from REMCs around the state. REQUIREMENTS: You must be available on Jan. 23 and have reliable transportation to and from the Indiana Statehouse that day. The program is open to high school students. APPLY: Visit iga.in.gov/legislative/find-legistlators to find your state legislator. Visit… Continue reading.

2019 residential incentive program

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Posted on Dec 19, 2018 in Harrison REMC

Incentives are available for residential single-family homes, including condominiums. Residential heating/cooling incentives are limited to two per primary residence. Multi-family incentives are administered through the commercial/industrial program since equipment is purchased and owned by the building owner. The closing date for residential rebates will be Dec. 20, 2019. Qualified enrollments after that date will receive… Continue reading.

Bob Geswein retiring from REMC

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Posted on Dec 19, 2018 in Harrison REMC

After 24 years of being one of the premiere energy advisors in Indiana and the Louisville metro area, Bob Geswein retired at the beginning of this year. Through the years, Geswein has been a driving force in the Touchstone Energy Home Program, which promotes building energy-efficient homes. From 2004 through 2018, Hoosier Energy and its… Continue reading.

Improving cooperative service

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Posted on Dec 06, 2018 in A Co-op Perspective, Clark County REMC, Harrison REMC, Orange County REMC, Southern Indiana Power

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.

Giving back…the co-op way!

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Posted on Nov 26, 2018 in Harrison REMC

As some of you might know, cooperatives across the globe adhere to the same Seven Cooperative Principles that guide all of our decisions — from how we run the co-op to how we engage with our local communities. Concern for community is the seventh principle, and it is one that all employees of Harrison REMC… Continue reading.

Purple Paint Law: No trespassing!

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Posted on Nov 26, 2018 in Harrison REMC

Indiana has a new way to let someone know they are not welcome on your property… the Purple Paint law! This new law went into effect July 1, and it allows landowners to mark no-trespassing areas of their property with purple paint instead of no-trespassing signs. Homeowners and landowners can paint the perimeter of the… Continue reading.

Apply for youth programs

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Posted on Nov 26, 2018 in Harrison REMC

Page Day: Jan. 23 Spend a day in the Indiana Senate with students from REMCs around the state. REQUIREMENTS: You must be available on Jan. 23 and have reliable transportation to and from the Indiana Statehouse that day. The program is open to high school students. APPLY: Visit iga.in.gov/legislative/find-legistlators to find your state legislator. Visit… Continue reading.

Director petitions now available

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Posted on Nov 26, 2018 in Harrison REMC

Being a member of an electric co-op is a unique opportunity to be part of the decision-making process in a business. Because Harrison REMC is a cooperative, it is owned by its members. That means members are responsible for voting for fellow members to take leadership positions on the board of directors. Each April, Harrison… Continue reading.

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