Miami-Cass REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Peru, Indiana. As a cooperative, Miami-Cass 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.
The melting snow means that spring is arriving – and so is your local electric cooperative’s annual meeting! Co-ops start hosting their annual meetings in the spring, which is a great time for you to get it on your calendar and plan to attend! As a member of your local electric cooperative, you are also… 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 Miami-Cass REMC’s philosophy toward our consumer-members and the broader service territory we serve. As a cooperative, we have a different “bottom line.” While our priority is always to provide reliable and… Continue reading.
Counted seven board members present. Miami-Cass REMC attorney Liane Steffes also attended via teleconference. Election of officers was held. WVPA board report was given by Jim Savage. Monthly legal report was given by Steffes. Schwartz presented the monthly CEO report. Minutes from the previous board meeting were approved. November monthly operating, member services and safety… Continue reading.
Plan to attend the Miami-Cass REMC Annual Meeting on Saturday, Aug. 17, at the Miami County Fairgrounds. Look for more information in future issues of the magazine!
Avery Heishman and Madison Vance, both seniors at North Miami High School, joined Kayla Kraning (also a senior at North Miami) and over 100 other students from across the United States on an exciting trip to the nation’s capital last summer. Both are very glad they went and would love to go back. They also… 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. Indiana Youth Tour Miami-Cass REMC wants to send you on a weeklong, all-inclusive trip of a… Continue reading.
Most of us lead busy lives. We find ourselves constantly checking phones and email to keep up with the demands of modern life. Thanks to technology, we can accomplish many tasks electronically and remotely to be more efficient. And with so many pressing obligations, we like to protect our “spare” time. Invitations to attend in-person… Continue reading.
The safety of our members and employees is the number one priority for Miami-Cass REMC. In order to protect our employees, we will not accept cash or checks at your location if you have been disconnected. We are upgrading our meters for future improvements, and one of the benefits is the ability to turn off… Continue reading.
Miami-Cass invests over $125,000 each year on tree trimming and removal. This investment pays tremendous dividends during severe weather by reducing the number of outages that our consumer-members experience. Tree maintenance is one of the many ways your co-op makes our service to you more reliable. Many of our members have reported dead ash trees… Continue reading.
Counted five board members present. Miami-Cass REMC attorney Jeremy Fetty attended via teleconference. WVPA board report was given by Rob Schwartz. Monthly legal report was given by Fetty. Schwartz presented the monthly CEO report. Minutes from the previous board meeting were approved with corrections. September monthly operating, member services and safety reports were reviewed and… Continue reading.
After 40 years of faithfully serving Miami-Cass REMC and its members, Chuck Lewis will retire next month. Lewis started his career with the REMC in February 1979 as a work order clerk. He was later promoted to office manager over billing and finance. In 2014, he became the director of information technology and special projects…. Continue reading.