Marshall County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Plymouth, Indiana. As a cooperative, Marshall 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.
The committee to nominate qualified candidates for a seat on the board of directors met on Monday, Jan. 8, at the Marshall County REMC building. This year’s committee was made up of the following Marshall County REMC members: Dennis McVey, Adam Souder, Kaye Schultz, Steve Blackford, Kurtis Zechiel, and Jon Langfeldt. Ryan Sieber, who currently… Continue reading.
Electric vehicle drivers eating at the Beef House Restaurant in Covington can now fill up their automobiles at the same time. The electric vehicle charger installed at the Beef House is one of over 50 high-speed direct current fast charger stations in a new statewide network created by GO Electric Vehicle Indiana (GOEVIN). The collaboration… Continue reading.
In early 2018, Marshall County REMC was exploring the idea of building a fiber optic ring around the county that would be used to interconnect all substations, delivery points, and critical devices within the REMC electric grid. Our board knew that having all these devices interconnected on a secure fiber network was a crucial step… Continue reading.
Director election voting will take place online and via mail-in. A virtual annual meeting will be available on April 2. Marshall County REMC will mail voting materials to the homes of all members. This will allow 30 days to cast your vote before the virtual Annual Meeting on April 2. We are using a certified… Continue reading.
Guy wires are the cables attached to power line poles and anchored to the ground on or around your property and throughout the Marshall County REMC system. Guy wires are there to serve as structural support against wind and storms. All guy wires are required to have a guy guard that provides a bright yellow,… Continue reading.
Richard Leeper, chairman of the Marshall County REMC board and director at Indiana Electric Cooperatives, recently received the Board Leadership Certificate from the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA). An ever-changing business environment has imposed new demands on electric cooperative directors, requiring increased knowledge of changes in the electric utility business, new governance skills, and… Continue reading.
At Marshall County REMC, we strive to provide our members with reliable and affordable electric service. To keep your power flowing smoothly, we work hard to maintain the quality of our electric lines. One major issue that can disrupt your electric service happens when tree limbs and plant growth interfere with or fall on overhead… Continue reading.
Last month I announced our software conversion to NISC (National Information Solutions Cooperative). This month I would like to address some of the common questions/concerns we’ve had from our membership. Will members have to pay for this conversion? There are no additional costs for members associated with the new software. This will totally replace our… Continue reading.
The Marshall County REMC Operation Round Up® board awarded $7,549 to the following organizations: Bread of Life Community Food Pantry received funding to purchase an automated external defibrillator (AED) to provide lifesaving care for clients or volunteers who may need it. Bread of Life provides food to supplement the needs of the poor. Brotherhood of… Continue reading.
The nominating committee of Marshall County REMC will meet Jan. 12 at 10 a.m. in the REMC boardroom to select candidates for the contested board of directors election. An REMC board member represents the interests and values of his/her fellow REMC members and helps make important decisions that impact all REMC members, such as company… Continue reading.