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.
In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Feb. 24 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert and Administrative Assistant Lisa Hinton. 2. The Feb. 24 board meeting minutes were reviewed and approved. 3. The membership certificates were… Continue reading.
Five years ago, Tina Dixon joined Hoosier Energy’s human resources department. With over 20 years of experience today, Dixon helps the electric cooperative connect job applicants to available positions. She is on the frontline of seeing the Hoosier Energy workforce being built and how it is adapting to change. “Through my experience at Hoosier… Continue reading.
Every year the cooperative is required to conduct an annual meeting of the membership. The purpose of the meeting is to hold an election of directors, share financial information and provide a cooperative update. Being a cooperative means we’re owned by you, our members. Southern Indiana Power’s annual meeting has always been a place for… Continue reading.
Annual Meeting Southern Indiana Power’s annual meeting is scheduled for April 20 at 7 p.m. This will be a business meeting with only directors in attendance at the cooperative. A recording will be available after the meeting and posted on our website. Energy assist ends Participants are reminded that the moratorium on disconnection for non-payment… Continue reading.
Years of Service: 8 Title: Meter Technician Eric Faulkenberg has been with the co-op for nearly eight years. He was hired July 8, 2013, as the meter technician. His duties include installation and troubleshooting of our advanced metering infrastructure (AMI) system. He is available to assist our members by investigating concerns they may have with… Continue reading.
Power outages are never convenient. Sometimes, it’s no mystery why we are left in the dark, like when lightning and thunder rattle windows and walls. Other times, an outage may come out of the blue. The length of time it takes to restore power will vary by the cause. Most electric cooperatives attempt to share… Continue reading.
In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the Jan. 28 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert and Administrative Assistant Lisa Hinton. 2. The Dec. 30, 2020, board meeting minutes were approved. 3. The membership certificates were reviewed. … Continue reading.
Staying safe is just as important for the Hoosier Energy workforce and member co-ops as it is for consumers like you. That is why Hoosier Energy worked with a member cooperative to create a live line demonstration to help cooperatives show the dangers of energized power lines. While you might have seen a similar demonstration… Continue reading.
Over the years, you’ve heard me explain how Southern Indiana Power is different — because we’re a cooperative. Our business model sets us apart from other utilities because we adhere to seven guiding cooperative principles that reflect core values of honesty, transparency and service to the greater good of the community. Electric cooperatives have a… Continue reading.
Your electric cooperative is offering a 2021 residential rebate for qualifying equipment (water heaters, geothermal heat pumps and air source, ductless mini split or dual fuel heat pumps). To qualify, a resident must occupy the home where equipment is installed year-round (12 months) and unit must heat and cool whole home unless otherwise stated. Water… Continue reading.
Each year we recognize employees and directors who have hit milestones at the cooperative. The following were recognized for their years of service: Brett Hubert – 25 Lisa Hinton – 20 Travis Goffinet – 20 Director Philip Meyer – 10