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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.

Service territory and TC annexation

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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

On May 7, the Tell City Common Council voted to rescind the annexation ordinance that it passed in December 2013. This decision finally marks the end of a four-year-long saga that was filled with as many twists and turns as an afternoon soap opera. Annexation has tax implications for the affected property owners and can… Continue reading.

So many fun activities for the whole family at PPEC Member Appreciation Day!

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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative

FREE Lunch Come enjoy BBQ pulled pork, hot dogs, and more! Electric Safety Demonstration Our safety and compliance manager, Dee Renollet, will teach you about safety equipment used in the electric utility industry, various electrical voltages and circuits, effects of current on a human body, and so much more! Demonstration Times 11 a.m. or 12:30… 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.

PPEC teaches electrical safety to area students

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Posted on Jun 28, 2018 in Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative

It was a great pleasure having the second-grade class from Oakwood Elementary stop by during their field trip. Dee Renollet, PPEC safety and compliance manager, talked about the dangers of electricity with the students. Students learned about safety equipment used in the electric utility industry, various electrical voltages and circuits, telephone and cable TV wires… 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.