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.
To keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the March 31 board meeting. 1. All directors were present telephonically. CEO Steve Seibert and administrative assistant Lisa Hinton were present in person. Also present telephonically were Hoosier Energy employees, CEO Donna Walker, Executive Vice President Tom VanParis and COO… Continue reading.
An expansion of the electric grid is currently underway in southern Indiana. Through a partnership among three utilities, crews have completed about five miles of high-voltage line. The entire project is about 30 miles in length and the transmission line will cross sections of Dubois County, Indiana; Spencer County, Indiana; and Hancock County, Kentucky. Recently,… Continue reading.
No election petitions were received for districts 3 and 4. Since there are no contested director elections, seating of the directors may be done by acclamation at the meeting. Voting Procedure Each member of Southern Indiana Power was mailed a registration/ballot option for the annual meeting in March. Please complete the ballot and send by mail… Continue reading.
NOTE: This article was pubished prior to the change of the annual meeting due to COVID-19. The annual meeting will be held via teleconference. Did you know every cooperative is required to conduct an annual meeting of the membership? The purpose is to hold the election for the board of directors, share important financial information,… Continue reading.
Lineworkers serve on the frontlines of our nation’s energy needs, and on April 13, Southern Indiana Power, along with other electric cooperatives across the country, will honor the brave men and women who work hard to keep the lights on. Line crews work around the clock, sometimes in difficult and dangerous conditions, to keep power… Continue reading.
Spring is just around the corner, and you can practically smell the freshly-cut grass. If you’re in the market to upgrade your lawn care equipment, you may want to consider electric (or battery-powered) options. Gas-powered lawn mowers and trimmers may be your go-to, but times they are a changin’. Electric lawn care equipment options are… Continue reading.
To keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Feb. 19 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert and administrative assistant Lisa Hinton. Also present was systems engineer Todd Hammond and John Wolfram of Catalyst Consulting, LLC. 2. The Jan. 29 board meeting… Continue reading.
Hoosier Energy is a generation and transmission (G&T) electric cooperative that provides wholesale power and services to 18 member electric cooperatives in central and southern Indiana and southeastern Illinois. We deliver power through a nearly 1,700 mile transmission network. Our mission is to provide members with assured, reliable and competitively priced energy and services in… Continue reading.
At Southern Indiana Power, we strive to provide you with the reliable electric service you can count on. We are continually working to improve our communications to you during outages and provide convenient options for reporting your outage. As technology advances, we have more tools to help us pinpoint outage locations and provide you with… Continue reading.
Every year, the cooperative is required to conduct an annual meeting of the membership. The purpose is to hold an election for the board of directors selected by you, share financial information and listen to cooperative updates. Being a cooperative means we’re owned by you, our members. Southern Indiana Power’s annual meeting has always been… Continue reading.
This past fall South Spencer High School completed a two-year long renovation project. During this project, all of the existing HVAC equipment was replaced and exchanged with energy-efficient, rooftop HVAC units that sit above each individual classroom. This allows each teacher the ability to control the temperature in each classroom. LED lighting also replaced traditional… Continue reading.