Clark County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Sellersburg, Indiana. As a cooperative, Clark County REMC follows seven core principles that are universal to cooperatives worldwide. Among those principles is one stressing education, training and information. Electric Consumer, a monthly magazine published especially for Indiana’s electric cooperative members, is one way the REMC informs and educates its members. Electric Consumer is available not only in a print format, but as an electronic publication for those who prefer getting their information on their electronic devices
Hoosier Energy recently redesigned its website so that visitors can quickly learn about the generation and transmission cooperative. The site, HoosierEnergy.com, also focuses on helping job candidates begin a career with cooperatives. The process is simple. From the homepage, visitors can select “View Careers” to find available jobs at Hoosier Energy or one of our… Continue reading.
The Indiana Youth Tour to Washington, D.C., has taken high school students to the nation’s capital for one week in June every year since the 1960s. This year, Clark County REMC sponsored five students on the weeklong trip. This year’s delegates representing the cooperative were: Rebekah Barger, Ethan Furnish, Nicholas Meriwether, Kyle Shields and Kyle… Continue reading.
Jessica Noblitt is Working for You. As the Accounting Specialist, Jessica has been with Clark County REMC for 2 years. Before coming to the REMC, Jessica worked at Jay C in Sellersburg as the Assistant Store Manager. When asked what she enjoys most about her job at REMC, she stated, “I love the people that I… Continue reading.
One of the byproducts of modern coal plant operations is a fluffy, cakelike substance called gypsum. Thicker than sand, but porous, synthetic gypsum is a much sought-after product for the wallboard, cement and agricultural industries. Gypsum is manufactured from the very substance that the scrubber system removes from coal plant exhaust gas – sulfur dioxide…. Continue reading.
Let Clark County REMC take the worry out of finding a plumber and purchasing a new water heater. Give us a call during business hours and let us take care of it all for you! Standard Gallon Size & Price: 40 gallon – $679 40 gallon mobile home – $769 50 gallon – $699 Hybrid… Continue reading.
Kids are out of school, televisions are on and air conditioners are blasting. The summer heat has returned which can cause a rise in your electricity use. Since you and your family will most likely be spending more time at home during the summer, we have a variety of programs that will keep your house… Continue reading.
Clint Schroeder is Working for You. As a Lineman, Clint has been with Clark County REMC for 4 years. When asked what he enjoys most about working at REMC, he stated, “I enjoy restoring power due to an outage, rebuilding the lines when there has been storm damage and the brotherhood of working with the men… Continue reading.
Electric cooperatives are the foundation of the rural electric network. Miles of distribution lines link member-consumers to low-cost, cooperative power. Unlike traditional utilities that serve dense population centers, rural electric cooperatives serve fewer members per mile of line, which could potentially increase the cost of service per member consumer. Despite that disparity, your REMC provides… Continue reading.
Tim Hayden, Purchasing and Facilities Administration Manager at Clark County REMC, traveled to San Antonio this past month with his mother Sharon Hayden and sister Kim Cockerham to accept, on behalf of his father George Hayden, an induction into the International Lineman Museum and Hall of Fame. George Hayden created a mobile museum full of… Continue reading.
Kenneth “Chet” Johnson is Working for You. As a Working Foreman, Chet has been with Clark County REMC for 46 years. On June 1, 1971, Chet began his career with Clark County REMC in the brush crew and then as a tree trimmer. In 1978, he advanced to the apprentice program where he became a lineman…. Continue reading.
You might have heard the saying, “If you don’t like the weather in Indiana, just wait five minutes!” Unfortunately, during that five minutes, severe weather can strike leading to flooding. According to weather.gov, in September 2003, a record-setting 7.2 inches of rain fell during a 24-hour period. With an average of 42 inches of precipitation… Continue reading.
Staci Montgomery is Working for You. As an Engineering and Operations Specialist, Staci has been with Clark County REMC for 2 ½ years. Staci’s typical day consists of checking the metering system; uploading readings for all of the active meters to be billed; scheduling daily work for the Staking Engineers; checking completed work; setting up large… Continue reading.