Todd Hammond was hired Nov. 12, 2002 as the cooperative’s system engineer, the position he still holds today. His duties at the co-op include maintaining the Windmil analytical database and maintaining the outage system, mapping, and substation data among others. He has also been instrumental in implementing the advanced metering infrastructure system. Hammond graduated from… Continue reading.
Cannelton Volunteer Fire Department received $1,500 to purchase carcinogen blocking hoods. Central Perry Volunteer Fire Department received $1,000 to purchase hand-held radios. Spencer County Hospice received $4,000 to help with the cost of a new roof on its office building. St. Meinrad Community Center received $2,500 to upgrade restrooms. Perry Central FFA received $2,000 to… Continue reading.
Every October brings fall and a time for Indiana’s electric cooperatives to give back to their communities. Southern Indiana Power, along with 28 Indiana electric co-ops, took part in the fifth annual Cooperative Community Day. Concern for Community is one of the cooperative principles we all tend to demonstrate best. Southern Indiana Power employees worked… Continue reading.
Look for this column each month as we feature local businesses offering an instant discount to Southern Indiana Power members. Just show your Co-op Connections® Card and enjoy! Saint Meinrad Archabbey Gift Shop 1 Hill Drive St. Meinrad, IN 47577 800-778-1152 15 percent off qualifying purchase Exclusions will be noted in store.
Page Day: Jan. 23 Spend a day in the Indiana Senate with students from electric co-ops around the state. Highlights include a Statehouse tour, mock bill activity, speakers and other educational activities. REQUIREMENTS: You must be available on Jan. 23 and have reliable transportation to and from the Indiana Statehouse that day. The program is… Continue reading.
In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Oct. 31 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert and administrative assistant Lisa Hinton. Also present were system engineer Todd Hammond, line superintendent Steve Fortwendel, office/IT manager Karen Mangum, Gary Moody… Continue reading.
There are so many benefits that come with co-op membership, but perhaps one of the best benefits is capital credits. What are capital credits? At the end of each year, Southern Indiana Power calculates our operating margin, which is the amount by which our income exceeded our expenses during the year. We then allocate the… Continue reading.
In the spirit of William Arthur Ward’s quote below, Southern Indiana Power expresses gratitude for your membership in our electric cooperative. Because of your connection to Southern Indiana Power we are able to make our community a better place. During this season of giving thanks, we think it’s equally important to let you and other… Continue reading.
We continue to partner with Habitat for Humanity ReStore to recycle old refrigerators or freezers. The appliance recycling program offers you, our members, a quick and easy way to reduce your energy bill. Recycling your old refrigerator or stand-alone freezer is: Economical – Not only will you save money on your electric bill each month,… Continue reading.
Veterans Day The employees and directors of Southern Indiana Power celebrate the dedicated veterans who have served our country, including those among us and in our families. For that reason, we would like to wish everyone a Happy Veterans Day on Nov. 11. November office closing Thanksgiving We also wish everyone a warm and happy… Continue reading.
Look for this column each month as we feature local businesses offering an instant discount to Southern Indiana Power members. Just show your Co-op Connections® Card and enjoy! Holistic Healing Massage 210 N. Holiday Blvd. Santa Claus, IN 47586 812-319-1478 $10 off your first massage Tin Lizzie’s Home Decor and Gifts 430 Main St. Ferdinand,… Continue reading.
earn up to $60 per year in bill credits Members can help hold down the cost of electricity by managing their energy consumption with a energy management switch. Conserving energy reduces the amount of electricity used in your home during “peak” periods (the time it’s most expensive to generate). When periods of peak demand occur,… Continue reading.