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.
Here we are, another summer is coming to an end. Students are back at school, and fall is around the corner. Here is what is going on at your co-op. Coming Soon: New Mobile App We have been busy working with our software provider on a mobile app. This mobile app is designed to give… Continue reading.
Some of you asked for it, we researched it, and we are now offering it — solar energy for your home without the hassle of ownership or maintenance! Harrison REMC heard your requests for more renewable energy. We understand that in our region, it may be hard for some of our members to do this… Continue reading.
There are three main types of electricity providers in the U.S. Investor-owned utilities (IOUs) serve primarily densely populated areas such as Louisville and Indianapolis. Municipally-owned utilities also serve densely populated cities from the very large to the very small. And, of course, there are rural electric cooperatives like Harrison REMC that serve less populated parts… Continue reading.
As we celebrate another year of being an electric cooperative, we are excited to come together again at the annual meeting. (See below for more details on this year’s annual meeting!) Did you know every cooperative is required to conduct an annual meeting of the membership? The purpose is to hold the election for the… Continue reading.
Wow! It’s hard to believe we are already in the second month of 2017. Although it doesn’t feel like it now, spring is right around the corner. But, until that time, the weather will be cold, and many of us will be looking for ways to survive the winter. Below are a few comments that… Continue reading.
Holiday greetings to all the members of Harrison REMC! I hope that all of you enjoy and truly feel the spirit of the season. This time of year is a good occasion to relax and join in the celebrations with family and friends. Whatever you do, I hope you have a wonderful time with many… Continue reading.
Being a member of a cooperative like Harrison REMC really does mean something more than just the right to buy electricity. Electric co-ops today are doing much more than providing you with affordable electricity. From providing energy to engaging members in activities and making important decisions, we are fully invested in you and the communities… Continue reading.
An NRECA survey asked member-owners of America’s electric cooperatives to identify the most important issue regarding their electric service. Fifty-four percent of responses said reliability was most important. Thirty percent referred to the cost of electric power as the most important. SAFE AND RELIABLE ELECTRIC POWER Harrison REMC has implemented a more aggressive tree trimming… Continue reading.