Simulator training aids in everyday tasks, adverse events

When Matt Figg trained as a control operator at Merom Generating Station, he stood at a tapered bench board covered with pistol grips, switches and buttons and looked at a giant wall of lights, gauges and paper charts. To prepare for future situations, Figg would run actions through his mind – turn this switch, push that button.

Grant provides new tools to improve training, safety

Hoosier Energy presented $5,000 to the Lawrence County Economic Growth Council to help fund enhancements at the North Lawrence Career Center located in Bedford, Ind. CoBank, a national cooperative bank, matched Hoosier Energy’s investment with an additional $5,000 through its Sharing Success Matching Grant program.

How Hoosier Energy Meets Grid Reliability Standards

Employees from member cooperatives recently attended an energy reliability workshop at Hoosier Energy’s headquarters to learn how the generation and transmission electric cooperative works with various regulatory entities to meet compliance standards.

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.

2018 HEATS Class Recognized for Years of Training

The Hoosier Energy Apprentice Training and Safety (HEATS) program honored the 39th graduating class on Nov. 2 at the French Lick Resort.

Graduates Honored

Leaders of the Hoosier Energy Apprenticeship Training and Safety (HEATS) program honored the 38th graduating class on Oct. 20 at the French Lick Resort.