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Save money all year

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Posted on Jun 22, 2018 in Fulton County REMC

We all want to save money on our electric bills. And as long as we are saving, we might as well save money all year long! Because heating and cooling our homes account for about 50 percent of our utility bills, that is a good place to start looking for ways to save. Any time… Continue reading.

REMC scholarship winners

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Posted on Jun 22, 2018 in Fulton County REMC

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2018 Fulton County REMC scholarships! We are proud to honor these local students for the dedication and hard work they have shown throughout high school. Cora Alber from Tippecanoe Valley High School will be attending University of Saint Francis. Zane Briggs from North Miami High School will be attending… Continue reading.

Save with these summer energy tips

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Posted on Jun 22, 2018 in Clark County REMC

Soaring temperatures during the summer can cause electric bills to skyrocket. This summer, take a vacation from high electric bills by making your home — and your family’s habits — more energy efficient. Beat the heat Air conditioning helps most Americans beat the sweltering summer heat. Proper maintenance and smart use of your home’s cooling… Continue reading.

Fun times!

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Posted on Jun 21, 2018 in Features

Some 240 Indiana students kicked off their summer breaks with two impactful programs that combine educational experiences with memory-making fun activities.  Touchstone Energy Camp, held June 6-8 at Camp Tecumseh in Brookston, Indiana, offered over 140 incoming seventh graders a traditional summer camp experience while also injecting information about electric safety and electric co-ops. Activities… Continue reading.

When thunder roars, go indoors

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Posted on Jun 21, 2018 in Safety

Lightning safety begins when you hear the rumble of the thunder in an impending storm. Growing up, your parents might have told you to count the seconds between the thunder and a strike of lightning to know how far away the storm was. “One one thousand, two one thousand, three one thousand…” But, did you… Continue reading.

Estate Capital Credits

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Posted on May 31, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

A cooperative does not earn profits in the way other businesses such as investor-owned utilities do. Instead, any profits or margins remaining after all expenses have been paid are returned to the members in proportion to their use of the co-op’s services through capital credit allocations and retirements.  Capital credits represent each member’s share of… Continue reading.

Annual meeting recap

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Posted on May 31, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

The 79th annual meeting was held at the Spencer County Youth and Community Center on April 17. More than 525 members registered, and we issued 943 meal tickets for members and their families. Over 160 children attended and entered their names for the kids’ prize drawing. For those of you who missed the meeting, I’ll… Continue reading.

Operation Round Up awards $18,590

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Posted on May 31, 2018 in Southern Indiana Power

Operation Round Up allows Southern Indiana Power members to work together to help others. Thank you to those members who round up their electric bills to the next highest dollar each month. Since the inception of the program in 2006, grants have been awarded to local organizations totaling over $370,112. Your small change is really… Continue reading.