What is a Substation?

Substations are a vital part of the electrical grid. What are they and how do they provide an essential function on the grid?

Going all-electric
in southern Indiana

Electric vehicles (EV) are converging on the Midwest, albeit slowly. With their entrance, new challenges are being identified for members and cooperatives alike. EnergyLines was able to reach out to Southern Indiana Power member-consumer Bradley Lynch to discuss the challenges he faces with owning an all-electric car in Southern Indiana.

A Cooperative Overview

Hoosier Energy is a generation and transmission electric cooperative providing wholesale power and services to member distribution cooperatives. Founded in 1949 and based in Bloomington, Indiana, Hoosier Energy is a generation and transmission cooperative.

National Electrical Safety Month

To support natural disaster awareness and readiness, the Hoosier Energy’s Apprenticeship Training and Safety (HEATS) program helps co-op employees prepare for natural disasters that can affect the delivery of electricity such as ice storms, tornadoes and flooding.