Steuben County REMC is a member-owned electric cooperative headquartered in Angola, Indiana. As a cooperative, Steuben 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.
This January, Steuben County REMC says farewell to one of our long-time employees as she steps into retirement. Liz Hufnagle has served the cooperative for nearly 30 years now, and as she looks forward to her impending retirement, Hufnagle took some time to reflect upon her career here. She was raised in Steuben County and… Continue reading.
Kevin Keiser, CEO, and Wayne Gingerich, board president, presented service awards on Dec. 9 to employees and directors of Steuben County REMC. Congratulations and deepest gratitude to these employees and directors for their commitment and dedication to the REMC.
If you have resolved to start the new year with a new water heater or heating and cooling system, your local electric cooperative can help! Your co-op offers POWER MOVES® incentives, which provide rebates for energy efficiency upgrades that will also save you money over the life span of the equipment. Water heaters along with… Continue reading.
When planning to build a new home, avoid the pitfalls of drafty rooms, poor air circulation and high electric bills. Build a Touchstone Energy® Home to live comfortably — while receiving incentives for a new home guaranteed to save you money. The Touchstone Energy Home program, which is available through your local electric cooperative, guides… Continue reading.
Steuben County REMC is proud to announce our newest addition to the cooperative. Gaven Kolb joined the right-of-way maintenance crew this past October. He grew up in Coldwater, Michigan, where he and his older brother, Kyle (who serves in the Army and is currently stationed in Texas), helped their dad on the family farm. After… Continue reading.
During the holidays, we all stop to reflect on all that we’re grateful for, and this year is no exception. Steuben County REMC has been a proud supporter of the Honor Flight Northeast Indiana for several years now, providing keepsake photo albums for each veteran attending the flight. After wrapping up 2017, we are so… Continue reading.
The Steuben County REMC office will be closed on Tuesday, Dec. 26, and Monday, Jan. 1, to allow our employees to celebrate the holidays with their families. We wish you all a safe and happy holiday season and a Merry Christmas.
Members that were part of our cooperative in 1986 will receive capital credit checks this month as part of our patronage capital retirement. But what do all of those fancy words mean? Steuben County REMC is a not-for-profit organization, meaning that any money collected that is over-and-above our budget needs is allocated as patronage and… Continue reading.
Indiana Electric Cooperative Page Day: Jan. 31 – Feb. 7 Spend a day in the Indiana Senate with students from REMCs around the state. See the Senate in action, observe policy debates, assist legislators during session, and tour the governor’s office and Statehouse. REQUIREMENTS You must be available on Jan. 31 or Feb. 7 and… Continue reading.
Following the third quarter of 2017, the Operation Round Up board of advisors is happy to report that several local organizations received funding for community projects around Steuben County. These grantees include: Project Help for its holiday dinner distribution, gift giving and food pantry Angola Fraternal Order of Police #163 for the Cops for Kids… Continue reading.
Con artists are everywhere, and too often they prey on unsuspecting consumers. Sometimes they even seem to know a consumer’s account number or how much the person typically pays each month. The caller sounds legitimate and credible, but in reality, the call is a scam. These types of scams have surfaced across the country over… Continue reading.
I love the feeling of being able to walk 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 (or Wayne Street, in our case) is embodied in these local businesses, just like it is in Steuben County… Continue reading.