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. 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.
That’s a wrap for me, Michelle, or Margie to some. While I’ve only worked at Miami Cass REMC for about nine years, I’ve made a lifetime of friendships with coworkers and members. My co-op journey began as I sat in my car at a truck stop, praying for a sign that would allow me to… Continue reading.
1. Seven board members attended. Attorney Jeremy Fetty also attended. 2. Jim Savage presented the WVPA monthly report. 3. Todd Smith presented the IEC monthly report. 4. Fetty presented the monthly legal report. 5. Rob Schwartz presented the monthly CEO report. 6. Minutes from the previous board meeting were approved. 7. Financial reports were reviewed… 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.
It’s your worst-case scenario. A major storm was predicted, and this time, the predictions were right. Many power lines are down, and your electricity may be out for several days. You are low on everything — food, pet supplies, toilet paper, batteries, diapers, and medication. Imagine how you would feel in this situation. While you… Continue reading.
CAMP KILOWATT JUNE 5–8 Camp Kilowatt is a fun, powerful, and unique camp experience designed for students entering seventh grade in 2024. Activities include horseback riding, zip lining, archery, swimming, and learning about electrical safety. APPLY: Apply by March 1 at CampKilowatt.org. INDIANA YOUTH TOUR TO WASHINGTON, D.C. JUNE 16–23 Miami-Cass REMC is sponsoring a… Continue reading.
In the December magazine, we announced the formation of our student board. The purpose of the board, comprised of students who attend area high schools, is to learn about the cooperative, develop leadership skills and understand the co-op business model. In this and future issues of Indiana Connection, we will introduce a member of the… Continue reading.
1. Counted seven board members present. Attorney Jeremy Fetty also attended. 2. Jim Savage presented the WVPA monthly report. 3. Fetty presented monthly legal report. 4. Rob Schwartz presented monthly CEO report. 5. Minutes from previous board meeting were approved. 6. Financial reports reviewed and approved. 7. October monthly operating, member services, human resources and… Continue reading.
Frigid temperatures can cause heating systems to work overtime, and since heating and cooling can make up nearly half of your electric bill, your bill may be higher than normal in the winter. HERE’S WHY ADDRESSING SOME HIGH BILL CULPRITS HOW YOUR ELECTRIC CO-OP CAN HELP YOU Your electric cooperative has programs to save you… Continue reading.
If an approaching winter storm is the lead story on your nightly news, it’s probably chaos at the local grocery and too late to properly stock up on necessary food items, de-icing pellets and other related items. That’s why you should prepare before a winter storm is on the horizon. It’s important to develop a… Continue reading.
Ringing in a new year sparks a sense of renewed hope and optimism about the future. As CEO of Miami-Cass REMC, for me, it’s a time to reflect on where we are and where we’re going. At the heart of this reflection, I think about ways we can better serve you, the members of the… Continue reading.