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Marshall Logo_BlueYellow_withLinemanMarshall County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Plymouth, Indiana. As a cooperative, Marshall 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.

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Helping our community

Posted on Aug 24, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

On Tuesday, July 24, the Marshall County REMC Operation Round Up board awarded CASA of Marshall County $1,000 to redesign a professional looking, mobile friendly website. CASA is an organization of trained volunteers who work with abused/neglected children who have been declared in need of services by the court system. These trained men and women… Continue reading.

4-H Electric program winners

Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

Division 1 Champion: Brooke Kitch Reserve Champion: Mason Selner Division 2 Champion: Reed Selner Reserve Champion: Anthony Padilla Division 3 Champion: Samantha Middaugh Reserve Champion: Carter Filson Division 4 Champion: Cassidy Riddle Junior Grand Champion: Samantha Middaugh Junior Reserve Grand Champion: Brooke Kitch Advanced Electric Champion: Samantha Poisel Reserve Champion: Cameron Riddle Advanced Electronics Champion:… Continue reading.

Local students participate in youth programs

Posted on Jul 30, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

2018 Touchstone Energy Camp Marshall County REMC sponsored five local students to attend the annual Touchstone Energy Camp at Camp Tecumseh in Brookston June 6-9. Students enjoyed rock climbing, swimming, horseback riding, bucket truck rides and much more. In addition, students learned about the role of electric cooperatives and renewable energy.        … Continue reading.

New smart technology can save you energy – and money

Posted on Jul 27, 2018 in A Co-op Perspective, Boone REMC, Fulton County REMC, Kankakee Valley REMC, Marshall County REMC, Miami-Cass REMC, Steuben County REMC

As technology transforms the way we live, appliances have evolved as well. New smart, internet-enabled appliances keep you comfortable, while other upgrades also reduce your energy use to save you money. As more internet-enabled technology becomes available, it’s important to see how these devices’ energy use compares to your current equipment. Different appliances will vary… Continue reading.

Microgrids: electricity’s future?

Posted on Jun 25, 2018 in A Co-op Perspective, Boone REMC, Fulton County REMC, Kankakee Valley REMC, LaGrange County REMC, Marshall County REMC, Miami-Cass REMC, Noble REMC, Steuben County REMC

Tourists visiting Alcatraz learn about the island’s prison history under light bulbs energized by the high-tech future — one of the nation’s largest microgrids, which powers the site. Microgrids are localized energy grids that can operate independently. As new energy sources power more of the nation’s towns and cities, new technologies ensure that these sources… Continue reading.

Distracted driving

Posted on Jun 25, 2018 in Marshall County REMC

Would you drive on a highway blindfolded? Of course not. However, if you text while driving 55 mph on a highway, you are essentially doing just that. Five seconds is the average time your eyes are off the road while texting. When traveling at 55 mph, that’s like driving the length of a football field… Continue reading.

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