Storm Preparedness Kit

To better prepare you and your family for a power outage, your electric co-op recommends that consumers keep a fully-stocked storm preparedness kit. The basic supplies in this kit should include: Now that your family is prepared for an outage,  …Read More.

2024 Leadership Programs Kick-off

The 2024 Rural Electric Leaders In Training Exchange (RELITE) program kicked-off March 14. RELITE is a two-year professional program for employees and directors of Indiana’s electric cooperatives. Twenty-two Indiana electric cooperative employees representing 15 member cooperatives and one G&T are  …Read More.

2024 Legislative Session Concludes

The 2024 legislative session for the Indiana General Assembly has come to a close. IEC has enjoyed another successful session with the premier success being the passage of our agenda bill, House Bill 1163. This will provide our cooperatives an  …Read More.

Power restored methodically

During widespread power outages, utilities follow similar plan

Tornadoes or other weather-related disasters often bring widespread power outages. Most electric utilities follow a similar methodical plan that ensures power is restored to the greatest number of people in the shortest amount of time in the safest manner possible.  …Read More.

Be prepared for spring storms

Spring storms can form quickly and be devastating; preparation is key

Indiana Electric Cooperatives urges Hoosiers to be prepared for dangerous storms that can strike during the spring and summer months. Sudden and powerful storms can devastate lives in a matter of minutes; in the past five years alone, storms have  …Read More.

Work continues at new IEC office

The new IEC office is steadily taking shape, with the construction drawings coming to life in the spaces that will soon be occupied by IEC employees and our members. Move Plans

Update: Commitment to Zero Contacts Phase Two

IEC has completed the second phase of Commitment to Zero Contacts with nine cooperatives, with an additional three cooperatives to be completed by the end of February. IEC also recently traveled to Michigan to help that statewide association complete this  …Read More.

Twenty-two graduate electric lineworker apprenticeship program

Twenty-two lineworkers graduated Saturday from Indiana Electric Cooperatives’ apprenticeship program, Rural Electric Apprenticeship Program (REAP). REAP is a four-year program that professionally trains apprentice lineworkers from across Indiana. Graduates complete 612 hours of classroom-related study and 8,000 hours of on-the-job training  …Read More.