Orange County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Orleans, Indiana. As a cooperative, Orange 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.
We have been working on this big change for quite a while, and now SmartHub is available to Orange County REMC members. This free app makes it simple and convenient to do the following: • View your bill • Make secure payments • Access your electric account • Check your electric use • Compare monthly… Continue reading.
The trustees of the Operation Round Up® fund recently awarded $7,200 in grants to local community organizations and programs. Details of the grants are listed below. Growing Resilient Rams received $1,800 for the first grade program that helps students learn to regulate their emotions. Mitchell Church of Christ Bread of Life Food Pantry received $1,000… Continue reading.
You might have driven past one of the 10 cooperative solar arrays throughout central and southern Indiana. Each site provides renewable energy to co-ops like yours and is the size of nine football fields. This creates a challenge in the summer months — lawncare. Hoosier Energy has hired a crew to help keep the grass… Continue reading.
Over the past several months, we’ve announced changes that will be taking place at Orange County REMC and Orange County Fiber. Beginning Aug. 12, we are transitioning to a new business software with National Information Solutions Cooperative (NISC). NISC’s software offers more options for our members with SmartHub. You will find more information readily available… Continue reading.
The Patoka Lake Watershed Steering Committee encourages individuals, families, friends and service groups to save the date for the 13th Annual Patoka Lake Clean Up on Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Patoka Lake Dam. Participants of all ages and abilities can sign up on location at 8 a.m. EDT and will be assigned an area… Continue reading.
Former intern Mason Mink now has a spot on the REMC team as a staking aide. Mink began as in intern in January of this year and was hired as a full-time employee in June. He is a 2019 graduate of Paoli Jr./Sr. High School. He enjoys hunting and fishing and is a member of… Continue reading.
Orange County REMC members who pay their electric bills, using any of the automated systems listed below, will be entered in a drawing to win $50. Congratulations to last quarter’s winner: Matthew and Cathy Thomas of Paoli Eligible payment methods include: • Online at www.myremc.coop • Bank draft • IVR (by calling 833-890-7734) • Recurring… Continue reading.