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.
As of July 1, Hoosiers no longer have to pay the utility receipts tax. This tax elimination will annually put an estimated $28.5 million back in the pockets of 1.3 million Hoosiers served by the state’s 38 electric cooperatives. This resulted in a 1.4% decrease in our new electric rates. This was made possible because… Continue reading.
When will I see the rate increase on my bill? The new rates are in effect for the bills due Aug. 15. How much will my bill increase? Residential and farm members will see an average increase of 11-13%. Why is the rate increasing? The last increase went into effect in 2011. In the last… Continue reading.
Buses steadily starting and stopping along subdivision streets signal the start of the season’s school day schedules. As teens settle back into the school year, they’re also getting used to their afterschool routines: fall sports, homework or part-time jobs. Regardless of when teenagers arrive home, there are steps they can take to minimize their electricity… Continue reading.
It’s no secret that consumers with a water, gas or electricity connection have long been targets for utility scams, but fraudsters have changed their tactics since the Covid-19 pandemic. As consumers became more reliant on technology for work, school and commerce, scammers noted these shifts and adapted their tactics to this changed environment. Imposter scams… Continue reading.
As a token of our appreciation, we would like to give you a $10 coupon redeemable at The Feedbag, Lions Club, Fish Fryers or Taco Garden during the Marshall County 4-H Fair. To receive your coupon, just bring the voucher below to the Marshall County REMC booth on Wednesday, July 20. Can’t make it on… Continue reading.
Marshall County REMC says farewell to Office Manager and CFO David Denney. Denney has been an employee at Marshall County REMC for 15 years. He is looking forward to spending time with family. His plans include working in his garden, mowing, traveling, and remodeling projects. The board of directors and employees of Marshall County REMC… Continue reading.
Marshall County REMC is pleased to welcome Naomi Podlesak as the new chief financial officer (CFO). She previously worked at RBC Precision Products in Plymouth and Bremen as the accounting and administrative manager. She is from Plymouth and currently resides there. A Plymouth High School graduate, Podlesak earned a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting… Continue reading.
Name: Josh VanVactor Title: Journeyman Lineman Years of Service: 15 Josh VanVactor began working at Marshall County REMC in 2007. He became a lineman because he likes being able to work outside in a hands-on environment. He also thought it would be rewarding to do a job that most are afraid to try. His favorite… Continue reading.
The Marshall County REMC linemen assisted Walnut Township by installing six 55-foot poles. These poles will have tornado sirens installed in June. The poles were strategically placed around the township to ensure coverage. This will allow the proper warning in case of an emergency. Pictured from left are Chris Ennis, Kenny Eggleston, Steve Wilhelm, Mark… Continue reading.
Marshall County REMC temporarily suspended all credit card & E-check fees at the start of the pandemic for convenience to our members and to avoid any unnecessary health risks. Fees associated with these transactions have grown to a level that the REMC can no longer assume them. To recover our costs, the REMC is now… Continue reading.