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SDI La Farga receives $11,600 lighting rebate

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Posted on Sep 20, 2018 in Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative

Replacing old metal hallide lights with energy-efficient LED lights isn’t cheap — especially not in an 87,000-square-foot industrial facility. But thanks to Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative’s Commercial and Industrial (C&I) Custom Lighting Program, companies receiving electricity from the co-op are eligible for rebates when making significant energy-efficient lighting upgrades. New Haven, Indiana-based copper recycler SDI… Continue reading.

Cooperatives see the future

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Posted on Sep 20, 2018 in Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative

Dramatic changes are transforming the energy industry. Interest in renewables is at an all-time high. Consumers want greater control over their energy use and payments. There’s no denying it — electric utilities will have to make changes to accommodate these trends. Luckily, Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative (PPEC) is uniquely positioned to meet these changing energy… Continue reading.

Beware of scams

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Posted on Sep 20, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

Scammers are continuously coming up with new angles to trick members into giving up their personal information or credit card numbers. We would like to remind our members to always be on the lookout for scams. If you receive a call, text message or email asking you about your electric bill, demanding payment or personal… Continue reading.

Work Anniversary: Kenny Eggleston

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Posted on Sep 20, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

Years of service: 15 Title: Journeyman lineman Eggleston and his wife, Andrea, have one daughter, Morgan; one son, Ryan; and one grandson, Jaxon. Eggleston enjoys being a volunteer firefighter, riding his Harley and working on his classic Chevy truck.

Do we have your up-to-date information?

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Posted on Sep 20, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

It’s important for Marshall County REMC to have the most current contact information for our members. This allows us to maintain communication about your accounts and other cooperative business. Current phone numbers are essential when we send out phone notification messages regarding planned outages or other important issues. One of the most crucial phone notifications… Continue reading.

October is Co-op Month

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Posted on Sep 20, 2018 in Fulton County REMC

R stands for Rural The reason rural is a part of our name is that the roots of cooperative lines are in the farming community. When rural electrification was dreamed up, farmers formed the REMCs. The farmers of this area worked hard to bring an easier way of life to the area by getting electricity… Continue reading.

Harvest season: Time to keep safety in mind

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Posted on Sep 20, 2018 in Fulton County REMC

As summer draws to a close, harvest season is quickly drawing near. When tractor, augers, combines and wagons take to the fields, it usually results in anxiety, hyperactivity and sleepless nights from farming families in this area of the country. But, please don’t forget safety. Each fall, farm-related accidents injure children and adults. Most of… Continue reading.