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 Operation Round Up board of directors is happy to announce that two local organizations received funding for community development projects. Organizations receiving funding include: CULTIVATE Cultivate is devoted to ending the cycle of joblessness, poverty and hunger in the local communities of northern Indiana by providing a food rescue service and job training in… Continue reading.
Marshall County Jail located in Plymouth recently received a POWER MOVES® rebate. County Commissioner President Kevin Overmyer, County Council President Judy Stone, Doug Masterson of the Marshall County Jail and Electrician Jim Griewank collaborated with Marshall County REMC on upgrades through the POWER MOVES® program. Marshall County Jail received $7,950 in rebates for efficiency upgrades… Continue reading.
Zachary Booker, along with 20 other lineworkers, graduated Saturday, Jan. 26, from Indiana Electric Cooperatives’ Rural Electric Apprenticeship Program (REAP). REAP is a four-year program that professionally trains apprentice lineworkers from across Indiana. Graduates complete 576 hours of classroom-related study and 8,000 hours of on-the-job training at their electric cooperative. Students also complete four additional… Continue reading.
Paul Clingenpeel of Walkerton represented Marshall County REMC at the Indiana Electric Cooperative Page Day hosted at the Indiana Statehouse Wednesday, Jan. 23. “Serving as a page gives young people a unique opportunity to participate in state government,” explained Emily Howard, communications specialist of Marshall County REMC. “Experiencing the process and the heart of state… Continue reading.
It’s a popular misperception that replacing windows can lead to significant energy savings. But, frequently other projects will give a better payback and increase your comfort. There are instances when replacing windows makes sense: aesthetic reasons, addressing broken panes, or if the window is not functioning because of damaged hardware. But if you are thinking… Continue reading.
Author Anthony J. D’Angelo observed that “Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.” To a large degree, this reflects Marshall County REMC’s philosophy toward our consumer-members and the broader service territory that we serve. As a cooperative, we have a different “bottom line.” While our priority is always to provide… Continue reading.
Touchstone Energy Camp: June 5 – 8 A fun, powerful and unique camp experience designed for students entering seventh grade in 2019. Horseback riding, canoeing, zip lining, trying out archery, swimming, learning about electrical safety and bucket truck rides. Go to TouchstoneEnergyCamp.org to fill out an application. Applications must be completed online. Indiana Youth Tour:… Continue reading.
Marshall County REMC reminds members of the meter replacement that is taking place. REMC’s meter installation contractors will be driving a white passenger van with our logo on the sides of the vehicle. The contractor will knock on your door before changing the meter. Replacing your meter will only take a few minutes. You may… Continue reading.
When you join us in this effort to reduce energy use at key times of the day, we’ll reward you with up to $117 per year in bill credits. You can choose to have a switch installed on your air conditioner, water heater, pool pump or all, which maximize the bill credits you will receive…. Continue reading.
Members can help hold down the cost of electricity by managing their energy consumption with a load control switch. Energy management reduces the amount of electricity used in your home during peak periods (when it is the most expensive to generate). When periods of peak demand occur, Marshall County REMC can automatically signal your water… Continue reading.
The energy efficiency updates you’re planning for your home in 2019 will help save you money, but you could also qualify for a rebate, depending on the projects you have planned. To see more, including rebates for your business, visit www.PowerMoves.com. Purchase receipts are required for all rebate applications. AHRI Certificates required for all geothermal,… Continue reading.
One year has passed since we announced our partnership with Rochester Telephone Company (RTC) and our plan to bring fiber optic internet to rural Marshall County. Marshall County Fiber has completed the pilot project including residents in the Southfield, Forest Hills, Royal Manor and Del-Lo-Me subdivisions highlighted on the map below. The addresses included in… Continue reading.