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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

Operation Round Up grants accepted next month The time of the year when we accept new grant applications is quickly approaching. Operation Round Up is simply what the name implies. Southern Indiana Power just “rounds up” the electric bill of participating members to the next highest dollar. All Operation Round Up donations are placed in… Continue reading.

Board meeting overview for May

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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

In an effort to keep you informed of your cooperative’s operations and activities, the following are highlights of the May 30 board meeting. 1. All directors were present along with CEO Steve Seibert and Administrative Assistant Lisa Hinton. 2. The April 30 board meeting minutes were reviewed and approved. 3. The membership certificates and vouchers… Continue reading.

Trading Post

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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Kankakee Valley REMC

As a service to our members, Kankakee Valley REMC publishes “Trading Post” on its locally-circulated pages of Electric Consumer. Readers may submit two ads per REMC membership, per month. Please see below for more details! FOR SALE: Muffler and tail pipe, like brand new, fits Chevy or GMC 88-97 full size long bed, $40. Black… Continue reading.

Maintain ‘safe zone’ around equipment

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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Kankakee Valley REMC

Those big green boxes in many yards may not be particularly attractive, but they’re very important to ensuring you have a safe and reliable supply of electricity. They’re what your REMC calls “pad-mount” transformers, and they work to bring power to you through underground power lines. Your cooperative has about 2,720 of these green boxes… Continue reading.

Right-of-way spraying begins

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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Kankakee Valley REMC

As detailed in last month’s Electric Consumer, Kankakee Valley REMC’s contractor will begin spraying this month along our rights-of-way. The work is being done by The Daltons.   Contract crews will be working in the areas shows on the map. If you would prefer to maintain the right-of-way adjacent to your land in another way, such as… Continue reading.

Free energy saving tools for you

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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Kankakee Valley REMC

One thing that makes Kankakee Valley REMC different from other energy providers is, as a member-owned cooperative, we’re focused on your best interests. For example, we want to help you spend less on energy, and we’ve created tools to help you do that. The better you understand how you use electricity, the more you’ll be… Continue reading.

Working for You: Joe McNew

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Posted on Jun 27, 2018 in Clark County REMC

Joe McNew is Working for You. Joe has been with Clark County REMC for over 22 years. He has worked in several positions with the REMC including assistant warehouseman and staking technician. He is currently the Project Engineer. When asked what he enjoys most about his job at REMC, he stated, “The most enjoyable part… Continue reading.