Steuben County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Angola, Indiana. As a cooperative, Steuben County REMC 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.
Over 1,000 members, community members and employees came together June 23 for Steuben County REMC’s 81st annual meeting. Kids enjoyed face painting, bounce houses, an obstacle course, sports games and a bungee run. Members voted for their choice of directors in this year’s election. Carter Snider was re-elected in the contested district, as well as… Continue reading.
Steuben County REMC is invested in our local youth; we care about our future generations, and so should you! That’s why we need your help spreading the word about two great free programs for local kids — Touchstone Energy Camp and Youth Tour to Washington, D.C. Each January, the application period opens up for these… Continue reading.
Following the second quarter of 2018, the Operation Round Up board of advisors is happy to report that several local organizations received funding for community projects around Steuben County. These grantees include: Trine University for its Walk Into My Future program Pleasant Lake United Methodist Church for its food bank Reason 4 Hope for the… Continue reading.
As technology transforms the way we live, appliances have evolved as well. New smart, internet-enabled appliances keep you comfortable, while other upgrades also reduce your energy use to save you money. As more internet-enabled technology becomes available, it’s important to see how these devices’ energy use compares to your current equipment. Different appliances will vary… Continue reading.
It’s amazing what we learn through listening and observation. New products and services are more likely to gain the satisfaction of consumers when their introduction follows market research. Here at Steuben County REMC, we’ve provided members like you with a mobile application, enabling you to check the status of your electric service, and receive real-time… Continue reading.
Steuben County REMC crews were proud to partner with the Steuben County United Way during the 2018 Day of Caring event held in late April. Our employees volunteered their time to assist with a project at TLC-Steuben Inc. We are proud to be a part of giving back to this community. Thank you to Steuben… Continue reading.
It’s garage sale season, so please remember not only is it illegal to attach anything to our electric poles, it is incredibly dangerous (and could be potentially fatal) to our linemen. The slightest pinprick to linemen’s protective clothing is extremely dangerous while they are making repairs, so please, do not nail, staple or attach anything… Continue reading.
Tourists visiting Alcatraz learn about the island’s prison history under light bulbs energized by the high-tech future — one of the nation’s largest microgrids, which powers the site. Microgrids are localized energy grids that can operate independently. As new energy sources power more of the nation’s towns and cities, new technologies ensure that these sources… Continue reading.
This summer, several lucky Steuben County youths will enjoy some educational, fun and free trips, courtesy of Steuben County REMC. At the Touchstone Energy Camp at Camp Tecumseh in Brookston, Angola Middle Schoolers Mason Crawford, Ethan Sanders and Konnor Snellenberger will be joined by dozens of other campers from around the state. They will take… Continue reading.
When the power goes out, so do Steuben County REMC’s line crews. Lineworkers are the first to respond after an outage occurs, and they work tirelessly to restore power to the communities we serve. But in order to do their job quickly and safely, their safety needs to be ensured as well, and you can… Continue reading.