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Interested in a board position?

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Posted on Jan 28, 2019 in Noble REMC

Use your voice! Run for Noble REMC’s board of directors. If you’ve been looking for a way to become more involved in the cooperative, and in turn, your community, now is the time to pick up a petition to run for a seat on our board of directors. At this year’s Noble REMC Annual Meeting… Continue reading.

Environmental grants available

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Posted on Jan 28, 2019 in Noble REMC

Last year, Noble REMC was fortunate to award its first-ever EnviroWatts® grant to ACRES Land Trust to protect and care for Noble County properties. For ACRES preserves, that meant an opportunity to connect families, students and individuals with nature through the free public use of their properties. This year it could go to your nonprofit… Continue reading.

Area solar array brightens outlook

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Posted on Jan 28, 2019 in Noble REMC

It’s hard to miss with its 3,648 solar panels covering six acres east of State Road 3 in LaOtto. And, you’ve most likely seen it on your way to or from Fort Wayne and wondered who it belonged to or how the electricity would be used. Situated on Noble REMC lines, the one-megawatt solar array… Continue reading.

Apply for our youth programs

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Posted on Jan 28, 2019 in Noble REMC

Noble REMC values the education of our youth through fun and adventurous opportunities. That’s why we offer multiple learning experiences for local students. Now is the time to apply! Touchstone Energy Camp Taking place June 5-8, this camp is a fun, powerful and unique camp experience designed for students entering seventh grade in 2019. Students… Continue reading.

You’re more than just a customer

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Posted on Jan 28, 2019 in Miami-Cass REMC

Author Anthony J. D’Angelo observed that, “Without a sense of caring, there can be no sense of community.” To a large degree, this reflects Miami-Cass REMC’s philosophy toward our consumer-members and the broader service territory we serve. As a cooperative, we have a different “bottom line.” While our priority is always to provide reliable and… Continue reading.

Board meets in December

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Posted on Jan 28, 2019 in Miami-Cass REMC

Counted seven board members present. Miami-Cass REMC attorney Liane Steffes also attended via teleconference. Election of officers was held. WVPA board report was given by Jim Savage. Monthly legal report was given by Steffes. Schwartz presented the monthly CEO report. Minutes from the previous board meeting were approved. November monthly operating, member services and safety… Continue reading.

Experience Youth Tour

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Posted on Jan 28, 2019 in Miami-Cass REMC

Avery Heishman and Madison Vance, both seniors at North Miami High School, joined Kayla Kraning (also a senior at North Miami) and over 100 other students from across the United States on an exciting trip to the nation’s capital last summer. Both are very glad they went and would love to go back. They also… Continue reading.

Apply for youth programs

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Posted on Jan 28, 2019 in Miami-Cass REMC

touchstone energy camp: June 5 – 8 A fun, powerful and unique camp experience designed for students entering seventh grade in 2019. Horseback riding, canoeing, zip lining, trying out archery, swimming, learning about electrical safety and bucket truck rides. Indiana Youth Tour Miami-Cass REMC wants to send you on a weeklong, all-inclusive trip of a… Continue reading.

Energy efficiency: It benefits us all

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Posted on Jan 25, 2019 in LaGrange County REMC

You’ve probably seen information from LaGrange County REMC detailing ways you can use less electricity. You may be thinking: “Why would we recommend such a thing? Shouldn’t we want to sell more electricity to make more money?” It may come as a surprise, but the answer is no, for two reasons. First, using more electricity… Continue reading.

Get involved at your co-op

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Posted on Jan 25, 2019 in LaGrange County REMC

Use your voice! Run for LaGrange County REMC’s board of directors. If you’ve been looking for a way to become more involved in the cooperative, and in turn, your community, now is the time to pick up a petition to run for a seat on our board of directors. At this year’s LaGrange County REMC… Continue reading.

EnviroWatts grants available

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Posted on Jan 25, 2019 in LaGrange County REMC

Last year, LaGrange County REMC was fortunate to award an EnviroWatts® grant to the LaGrange County Parks and Recreation Department. For the department, that meant an opportunity to connect families, students and individuals with nature through the restoration of a savanna at Delt Church Park. This year it could go to your nonprofit organization working… Continue reading.