LaGrange County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in LaGrange, Indiana. As a cooperative, LaGrange 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.
Earth Day, held on April 22, aims to shine a light on the environment and the steps we can take to protect it. But did you know? • The first Earth Day was in 1970. • Earth Day is now celebrated by more than 190 countries and 5,000 environmental agencies. • More than 1 billion… Continue reading.
If you’re thinking about building your own home, you’ve probably spent a lot of time figuring out the details. You’ve considered different floorplans and selected complementary colors that pop. But have you considered energy efficiency? The Power Moves Home program is perfect for anyone about to build their own home. Your local electric co-op helped… Continue reading.
If you’re like most Americans, you’re interested in saving money on energy costs and in doing your part to help the environment. But wouldn’t it be great if you could do both? Well, you can. It’s through a concept called “beneficial electrification.” This means that innovations in energy technologies are creating new ways to use… Continue reading.
There are only a few weeks left to return your application for a spot on our board of directors. What are you waiting for? LaGrange County REMC is looking for members who are passionate and hardworking individuals and will bring their experience and perspective to learn how to best serve their fellow co-op members. We’ll… Continue reading.
Do you contribute to Operation Round Up with your bill each month? If you’re part of the nearly 75% of members who do, thank you for starting 2021 off right with your donation, which will support five different organizations! For those who need a refresher, LaGrange County REMC’s Operation Round Up program allows members to… Continue reading.
While your steaming hot shower may leave you feeling like royalty, the appliance heating that water may be dethroning money from your wallet. A variety of energy resources power different kinds of water heaters to warm the water that people use in their daily lives. The type of water heater in your house could lead… Continue reading.
Over the years, you’ve heard me expound on why and how LaGrange County REMC is different — because we’re a cooperative. Our business model sets us apart from other utilities because we adhere to seven guiding cooperative principles that reflect core values of honesty, transparency, equity, inclusiveness and service to the greater good of the… Continue reading.
Each opportunity to give of our time and our knowledge is an opportunity to enact change and better our community. One such opportunity is serving on LaGrange County REMC’s board of directors. You may question how you can contribute to an electric cooperative board: “I don’t know anything about electricity!” We’re not looking for electrical… Continue reading.