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Dedicated to solar

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Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in A Co-op Perspective, Fulton County REMC, Kankakee Valley REMC, LaGrange County REMC, Marshall County REMC, Miami-Cass REMC, Noble REMC, Steuben County REMC

Wabash Valley Power recently joined its member cooperatives to dedicate three new solar array sites in Peru, Indiana; Paris, Illinois; and Ste. Genevieve, Missouri. The new sites will join existing arrays in Danville and Wanatah, Indiana, to produce electricity for a new community solar program called Co-op Solar, which will be available to members of… Continue reading.

Democracy is at the heart of your co-op

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Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative

One of the seven cooperative principles is democratic member control. Simply put, this means the cooperative members elect the board of trustees, who then guide the direction of the cooperative. This issue of the magazine contains the official announcement of our board elections, which will be held prior to the 2018 annual membership meeting. Cooperatives… Continue reading.

Official notice: board election process begins

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Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Paulding-Putnam Electric Cooperative

The Paulding Putnam Electric Cooperative (PPEC) board of trustees consists of nine co-op members who each represent one district within the territory served by PPEC. The trustees are responsible for establishing, reviewing, and revising corporate policies to ensure that service to the PPEC membership is foremost in mind, while maintaining a stable yet competitive position… Continue reading.

Growing up co-op

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Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Miami-Cass REMC

I love the feeling of walking into my favorite locally-owned shop, restaurant or store knowing that the profit, product and labor can make positive impacts on my community. The spirit of Main Street is embodied in these local businesses, just like it is at Miami-Cass REMC. Electric cooperatives are local, community centered and were founded… Continue reading.

Board meets in September

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Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Miami-Cass REMC

Counted seven board members present. Miami-Cass REMC attorney Jeremy Fetty attended via teleconference. Conducted 2018 board elections. WVPA board report was given by Jim Savage. Monthly legal report was given by Fetty. Rob Schwartz presented the monthly CEO report. Minutes from the previous board meeting were approved. August monthly operating, member services and safety reports… Continue reading.

Lending a helping hand

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Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Miami-Cass REMC

Miami-Cass REMC was among 25 Indiana electric cooperatives that helped with power restoration efforts in Georgia and Florida following Hurricane Irma. Linemen Greg Million, TJ Maroney and Zach Haner joined 63 other lineman who left Sept. 12 to assist electric cooperatives in those states. Million, Maroney and Haner heard about the opportunity to provide assistance… Continue reading.

Help grant a wish

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Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Miami-Cass REMC

WISH LIST Miami-Cass REMC will be giving a $5 bill credit (one per member) to members who bring in five items from this wish list. Donations must be delivered to the REMC office by Dec. 1. Listed are items the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Indiana currently needs to serve families. Please remember the… Continue reading.

Text alert feature is now available!

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Posted on Oct 24, 2017 in Clark County REMC

Beginning this month, Clark County REMC introduces a new feature for communicating with our members: text alerts! We’ve heard from many members that emails aren’t the best way to reach them, so we’re adding this feature for any member with a cell phone who wants to receive them. With this feature, Clark County REMC will… Continue reading.