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.
After 41 years at Miami-Cass REMC, Mike Long will retire on March 12. Long started his career at the REMC in 1976 as a meter reader. After a year and half, he began the four-year apprenticeship process and became a lineman in 1981. Later in his career, he worked as foreman for around 10 years… Continue reading.
Do you remember coming into the Miami-Cass REMC office with your parents and grandparents to pay the light bill? Whether you do that in person, by mail or online today, paying your monthly bill does a lot more than just keep the lights on. Electricity keeps us connected to our modern world. Consider all the… Continue reading.
Greg Million was among 14 Indiana electric cooperative employees who recently graduated from the Rural Electric Leaders in Training Exchange (RELITE) program. RELITE is a two-year leadership program offered by Indiana Electric Cooperatives. The program is designed to create a network of leaders among electric cooperatives. In the first year of the professional development program,… Continue reading.
The Miami County YMCA is committed to serving its community and helping to improve the physical, spiritual and emotional health of Miami County’s residents, both young and old. To better serve its residents, the organization plans to build a new 69,000 square-foot facility on 9.5 acres just east of West City Park in Peru. The… Continue reading.
Counted seven board members present. Miami-Cass REMC attorney Liane Steffes also attended. WVPA board report was given by Jim Savage. IEC board report was given by Mark Hahn. Monthly legal report was given by Steffes. Rob Schwartz presented the monthly CEO report. Minutes from the previous board meeting were approved. November monthly operating, member services… Continue reading.
Summer at Touchstone Energy Camp: June 6 – 9 A fun, powerful, and unique camp experience designed for students entering seventh grade in 2018. Horseback riding, canoeing, zip lining, trying out archery, swimming, learning about electrical safety, and bucket truck rides! WASHINGTON, D.C. Indiana youth tour: June 7 – 14 What are you… Continue reading.
While you may be looking forward to the spring thaw, you likely still will encounter bitterly cold days this season. Even in frigid temperatures, there are ways you can maximize energy efficiency to help save! Here are a few tips: #1: Let in the sun South-facing windows can be a great way to warm your… Continue reading.
If you have resolved to start the new year with a new water heater or heating and cooling system, your local electric cooperative can help! Your co-op offers POWER MOVES® incentives, which provide rebates for energy efficiency upgrades that will also save you money over the life span of the equipment. Water heaters along with… Continue reading.
It’s amazing what we learn through listening and observation. New products and services are more likely to gain the satisfaction of consumers when their introduction follows market research. At Miami-Cass REMC, we’ve provided members with SmartHub, enabling them to check the status of their electric service, and receive updates on energy use. Our members are… Continue reading.
Counted seven board members present. Miami-Cass REMC attorney Jeremy Fetty also attended. WVPA board report was given by Jim Savage. Monthly legal report was given by Fetty. Rob Schwartz presented the monthly CEO report. Minutes from the previous board meeting were approved. October monthly operating, member services and safety reports were reviewed and approved. Financial… Continue reading.
The Miami County Distinguished Young Women scholarship program is one of the recent recipients of an Operation Round Up grant. The program, formally known as the Junior Miss program, just completed its 49th year in Miami County. The oldest and largest scholarship program for high school girls, it provided almost $1.5 billion to program participants… Continue reading.
When planning to build a new home, avoid the pitfalls of drafty rooms, poor air circulation and high electric bills. Build a Touchstone Energy® Home to live comfortably — while receiving incentives for a new home guaranteed to save you money. The Touchstone Energy Home program, which is available through your local electric cooperative, guides… Continue reading.