Southeastern Indiana REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Osgood, Indiana. As a cooperative, Southeastern Indiana 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.
About 40 years ago, co-op leaders thought to develop a training program to ensure lineworkers had the skills and knowledge they needed to keep themselves and others safe on the job. Based on this idea, a formal training program was set into motion in 1974, and the first Hoosier Energy Apprenticeship Training and Safety (HEATS)… Continue reading.
Jeremiah 29:11, “For I know the plans I have for you” declared the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” We may not know what this new year holds, or even what tomorrow will bring, but we continue to plan to build a brighter… Continue reading.
When we say that we live in a “connected” world, most of us think about technology, like our smartphones and other devices and gadgets. But when you’re a member of an electric co-op (that’s you!), there’s so much more to being part of our connected co-op community. As a member of Southeastern Indiana REMC, you… Continue reading.
Are you still thinking about running as a director candidate from district 2, 3 or 6? Contact any of the nominating committee members to discuss the qualifications and schedule an interview before Jan. 15. Visit seiremc.com or contact B.J. Myers at 800-737-4111 for more information. Nominating Committees District 2: Dennis Cormican, 812-637-3226; Dan McMullen,… Continue reading.
Baby, it’s cold outside! When you’re feeling chilly at home, there are several budget-friendly ways you can keep comfortable without turning up the thermostat. Here are five easy ways to stay cozy this winter. Whether you’re experiencing extremely cold winter temps or you simply “run cold,” an electric blanket can deliver quick warmth like a… Continue reading.
In his 27 years at Hoosier Energy, Line Foreman Mark Richardson has trekked countless hours across the hills and hollers of southern Indiana and Illinois to find downed power lines. Each winter storm comes with its own challenges complicated by cold temperatures and snowfall. Richardson recalls a rough snowstorm several years ago, when he and… Continue reading.
With the holiday season upon us and the new year just around the corner, I can’t help but reflect on the gratitude I feel for our community. I think most will agree this has been a year like no other — certainly in my lifetime. And while we’ve seen our share of challenges, I am… Continue reading.
Southeastern Indiana REMC is seeking director candidates in the following districts of the cooperative: District 2: Logan, Harrison, Miller and Lawrenceburg townships in Dearborn County District 3: Kelso, Manchester, Sparta and Clay townships in Dearborn County District 6: Pleasant, Craig, Cotton and Jefferson townships in Switzerland County For more information, visit our website at www.seiremc.com/content/annual-meeting
At the end of the year, Southeastern Indiana REMC will be updating its Team Up Online Lighting Store incentive program to meet the changing member needs and industry trends. As part of an effort to introduce new incentives in the future, a decision to discontinue the member rebate on the online Team Up Lighting Store… Continue reading.
Since it was founded in 1939, Southeastern Indiana REMC has been committed to improving our members’ quality of life. This tradition continues with our community service program called Operation Round Up. Members participate by agreeing to have their monthly bill amounts rounded up to the next whole dollar. On average, these individual contributions amount to… Continue reading.