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.
There is currently an 8-10 week waiting period for installation once a member has signed up for service and paid the required fees. Some of the materials needed to complete installations are on back order, so the wait times may increase until those items become available.
It was so good to meet in person and see so many of our members at our annual meeting on March 26. Here are a few highlights from the event. Director election There were 3,245 votes cast in the director election this year. It’s encouraging to see our members taking an interest in the leadership… Continue reading.
Hoosier Energy and its 18 member distribution cooperatives officially launched the WhyElectrify website, www.whyelectrify.com, on March 1. WhyElectrify is a one-stop resource to get answers for your energy questions. “There really was a lack of educational resources for member-consumers to learn about what’s happening in the industry, what’s happening with technology,” said Hoosier Energy Manager… Continue reading.
You’ve likely noticed Southeastern Indiana REMC’s crews out and about, working on power lines and other electrical equipment in our community. It’s no secret that a lineworker’s job is tough — but it’s a job that’s essential and must be done, often in challenging conditions. Here are some interesting facts about electric lineworkers. The work… Continue reading.
We know everyone in our community enjoys the beauty and shade trees provide. But trees and power lines can be a dangerous mix without regular trimming during the growing season. If you see us out in the community trimming, remember the many benefits it brings: Keeps power lines clear of tree limbs Helps us restore… Continue reading.
Hoosier Energy’s Merom Generating Station in Sullivan County has a new owner — Hallador Power Company, LLC, a subsidiary of Terre Haute-based Hallador Energy Company. The transaction — which includes a 3 ½ year power purchase agreement (PPA) — is scheduled to close in mid-July once required governmental and financial approvals are obtained. Here’s what… Continue reading.
As we reflect on the accomplishments of the cooperative over the past year, we are grateful for our board’s leadership and confidence in our team. We are also grateful for the faith and trust of our members, which gives our work purpose and meaning every day. Looking ahead, we’re more committed than ever to… Continue reading.
Notice is hereby given that the annual meeting of the members of Southeastern Indiana REMC will be held at South Ripley High School located at 1589 S. Benham Road, Versailles, Indiana, on Saturday, March 26. This meeting will be held for the express purpose of: Presentation of officers, manager and committee reports Election of… Continue reading.
The option of in-person voting is available for those who attend the annual meeting. For those with scheduling conflicts and those who are limiting their risk of exposure to COVID-19, the following voting options are available. Voting began Feb. 22 and ends at 11:59 pm EDT on March 22. Voting Options By mail Ballots were… Continue reading.