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.
On Aug. 8, Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb traveled to Spencer County and announced Perry-Spencer Rural Telephone Cooperative (PSC) will receive nearly $15 million in grants from the Next Level Connections Broadband Grant Program. This new program is designed to foster broadband infrastructure development in unserved areas across the state of Indiana. Southern Indiana Power and… Continue reading.
Work plan contractors Delta Services, an outside electrical company will be working in the area north of Hatfield. If you should see their trucks know that they are working on a 3-phase extension for the cooperative. Tree trimming Crews from H & L will be working near Highland Road, Highway 66 and Highway 70 west… Continue reading.
In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Aug. 28 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert and Administrative Assistant Lisa Hinton. Also present were attorney Chris Goffinet and Chad Jenkins, project developer renewable energy, of Hoosier Energy. 2…. Continue reading.
Gavin Scherschel walks a small piece of wood over to a tabletop circular saw and carefully trims it to the perfect length. He is on a team building a model home in the construction trades program at the North Lawrence Career Center. A year ago, the process of trimming a piece of wood was not… Continue reading.
There’s a quiet transformation happening across the nation. America’s smaller communities are changing in remarkable ways — while holding steadfastly to the values that, for generations, have made them the places people choose to build a better life for themselves and their families. Small towns now are all about embracing the beauty of a simpler… Continue reading.
Do you know an organization, club or a local group working on a project that could greatly benefit from Operation Round Up? Send it our way! We’re still accepting applications until Sept. 13. Remember: ORU is funded by you, our member-consumers, by rounding up your electric bill to the nearest dollar amount each month. Have… Continue reading.
Each member receives a $50 bill credit. Winners were: Connie Thorpe — New Service John Groves — Service Order
We are currently making headway on the new meter installs. As of early August, we’ve installed over 1,000 new meters and continue to work our way from west to east in lower Spencer County. Again, please be aware that we are working in your area, so no need to be alarmed. Thank you for your… Continue reading.
Josh Ford was hired Aug. 6, 2012, as an apprentice lineman. He graduated from the HEATS program to become a journeyman lineman on Nov. 4, 2016. Josh and his wife, Vanessa, live in Tell City. They have two children — a daughter, Reese, and a son, Brody. When he isn’t working, Josh enjoys coaching youth… Continue reading.