All the Way to the Top!

Wayne-White Electric Cooperative was a sponsor of the Lineman’s Rodeo on April 27 at Frontier Community College in Fairfield, Illinois.

Partnership Proves Positive

Members for Jackson County REMC are taking advantage of a water heater rebate opportunity, based on the Hoosier Energy rebate program. The program provides a win-win situation for consumers, the REMC and a local water heater provider.

Training that Transforms

This month’s cover story connects to Hoosier Energy’s commitment to be “Safe by Choice.” The continuous improvements made to safety processes is a vital component of operations.

Elevating Reliability

NRECA designates the second Monday of each April as National Lineman Appreciation Day. Hoosier Energy pays tribute to all Power Delivery Professionals who work at the G&T and among our member cooperatives.

The life of a line specialist

Sometimes it’s dusty. Sometimes it’s muddy. It might be so hot your shirt is soaked with sweat in just minutes. It could be so cold you can’t feel your hands – and your hands are your tools. You might get a call in the dead of night to head out to fix an outage in a blizzard.It’s crucial, it’s critical, and it’s the job of a line specialist.

Distribution Lines vs Transmission Lines

Transmission and distribution power lines are a vital part of “the grid.” These lines incorporate separate voltages as power is transmitted from generating stations to member-consumers.

Get to Know Adam Roberts

EnergyLines sat down with Adam Roberts to learn about his career at Hoosier Energy, what challenges the utility might face in the next few years and what college team his family is a fan of.

Adoption of the Interconnected Home

As technology advances, it helps electric consumers manage their energy use in new and engaging ways. Appliance and HVAC controls provide ways to help consumers reduce energy use during times of peak load demand. While these interconnected controls and devices are not new, their use is increasing as member-consumers take their first steps toward a connected home.

2019 EnergyLines archive

EnergyLines is published monthly by Hoosier Energy’s Communication Department for members, employees and retirees of Hoosier Energy.

2018 EnergyLines archive

EnergyLines is published monthly by Hoosier Energy’s Communication Department for members, employees and retirees of Hoosier Energy.