Southern Indiana Power is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Tell City, Indiana. As a cooperative, Southern Indiana Power 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.
Operation Round Up® is a charitable fundraising program that allows Southern Indiana Power members to donate the spare change on their bills to help those in need throughout the community. With the average donation of only $6 per year, and never more than 99 cents a month, you can make a small investment that pays… Continue reading.
if you reside in district 3 or 4 and are interested in running for the board of directors, contact the office to get your petition. Petitions will be available beginning Tuesday, Jan. 10, and must be signed by at least 30 members. Petitions must be returned to the office by Feb. 19, which is no… Continue reading.
In an effort to keep you informed of your Cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Nov. 30 board meeting: 1. All directors were present along with President/CEO Steve Seibert and Administrative Assistant Lisa Hinton. Also present were John Wolfram of Catalyst Consulting, LLC and Office/IT Manager Karen Mangum. 2. The Oct…. Continue reading.
Southern Indiana Power is pleased to announce that Andy Sommer has been named the Manager of Member Services at the cooperative, effective Nov. 28, 2022. His responsibilities will include all matters relating to marketing, advertising, sales, key accounts and member services. Previously, Sommer worked as regional account manager at Alpha Energy Solutions. He has a… Continue reading.
Through a complex, dual-stage project, Hoosier Energy is working diligently to upgrade grid technology and infrastructure. Straddling the White River in Greene County, just southwest of Bloomfield, is a three-quarter mile stretch of Hoosier Energy power lines in the territory of the Utilities District of Western Indiana (UDWI) REMC. Those lines were strategically placed out… Continue reading.
“The holidays.” I love everything about this time of year. The thought of the holiday season brings a smile to my face and evokes a sense of comfort and well-being. Recalling family gatherings and traditions when my parents were still here on this earth warms my heart and fills my senses. It’s also a time… Continue reading.
If you reside in one of following townships and are interested in running for election, please contact the office in January to get your petition. District 3 (Carter and Harrison townships in Spencer County) District 4 (Hammond and Huff townships in Spencer County) Any member of the co-op who is 21 years of age or… Continue reading.
Camp Kilowatt | June 7-10 A fun and unique camp experience for students entering seventh grade. The camp takes place in early June and gives kids a chance to learn about energy while making new friends and enjoying activities and games. This three-day camp includes horseback riding, electric cooperative education, rock climbing, swimming and much… Continue reading.
Santa Claus Volunteer Fire Department, Inc. To cover the cost of three P25 Voice Pagers for other responding agencies. Perry County Cattle Association To help with the purchase of a carport to warehouse a cattle working chute and post-driver used by association members throughout the year. Widows Barrel Food Pantry To help purchase a refrigerator… Continue reading.
In an effort to keep you informed of your Cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Oct. 26 board meeting: 1. All directors were in attendance along with President/CEO Steve Seibert, Administrative Assistant Lisa Hinton and Manager of Finance & Accounting Amy Ramsey. 2. The Sept. 28 board meeting minutes were reviewed… Continue reading.
The Hoosier Energy Apprenticeship, Training and Safety (HEATS) program held its first in-person graduation program since 2019 this fall at French Lick Resort. The program, which started in 1975 as a way to ensure linemen had proper job-related safety training, expanded over the years to include other co-op employees. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the… Continue reading.
At the end of each year, Southern Indiana Power calculates our operating margin, which is the amount our income exceeded our expenses during the year. We then allocate the operating margin as “capital credits” to each member based on the amount of electricity he/she purchased throughout the year. When our board of directors determines it’s… Continue reading.