There is more than meets the eye with this 283,000-pound transformer at Hoosier Energy’s coal-fired power plant. This equipment is in place to step-up or boost the energy being generated at the station before it is put onto the electric grid. But what if this vital equipment fails? There is not a “transformer store” that… Continue reading.
Dramatic changes are transforming all aspects of the energy industry. Interest in renewable energy is at an all-time high, and ultimately consumers want greater control over their energy use and payment methods. The prevalence of smartphone apps and “smart” technology for the home is increasing, and consumers and businesses are showing greater interest in electric… Continue reading.
This unique service allows you to pay in advance for your electricity. You can monitor your use and pay as needed with a smartphone or on our website. Pre-pay typically works best for people who want to take control of their electric account and energy use. By monitoring your consumption on a regular basis, you… 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! Freaks Halloween and Fireworks 17 Roy Fenn Drive Tell City, IN 47586 812-566-0247 25 percent off Halloween supplies Not valid on fireworks Now & Then 615 Main… Continue reading.
Heating your home uses more energy and costs more money than any other system in your home — typically making up about 42 percent of your utility bill. No matter what kind of heating system you have in your house, you can save money and increase your comfort by properly maintaining and upgrading your equipment…. Continue reading.
In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Aug. 29 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert, administrative assistant Lisa Hinton and accountant Amy Ramsey. Also present were 2018 Youth Tour participants Chase Beckort, Nicole Cash and Janna Neyenhaus…. 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.
Hoosier Energy operates a coal-based generation facility located near Sullivan. The Merom Generating Station produces reliable energy 24/7/365. This station is part of Hoosier Energy’s “All of the Above” energy strategy that also includes renewable energy resources. This station has state-of-the-art environmental pollution control equipment installed that is used to reduce emissions. This equipment operates… Continue reading.
Donna Walker is currently the chief financial officer and executive vice president of Hoosier Energy Rural Electric Cooperative Inc. a non-profit generation and transmission cooperative providing wholesale electric service to 18 member distribution cooperatives in central and southern Indiana and southeastern Illinois. Since joining the organization in 1995, Walker has progressively advanced to a… Continue reading.
Southern Indiana Power offers many programs to help you take control of your spending — and your saving. Take a moment to explore our many offerings. Rebates When you complete efficiency-related upgrades to your home, we think you should be rewarded. We offer rebates on: Heat pump water heaters $500 Geothermal heat pumps $1,500 Heat… Continue reading.
In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the July 19 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert and Administrative Assistant Lisa Hinton. 2. The June 19 board meeting minutes were reviewed and approved. 3. The membership certificates and vouchers… Continue reading.
Derek Spath was hired Oct. 4, 2004, as an apprentice lineman. Spath graduated from the HEATS program to become a journeyman lineman on Oct. 25. Spath and his wife, Sara, live in Tell City. They have one son, Kegan. When he isn’t working, Spath enjoys hunting, fishing, playing the guitar and spending time with his… Continue reading.