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Applications for Winter Energy Assistance Programs Begin Today NIPSCO connects customers in need with assistance programs

November 2, 2015
Applications for Winter Energy Assistance Programs Begin Today  NIPSCO connects customers in need with assistance programs

NIPSCO, state agencies and other local organizations are partnering once again to help connect families that are struggling to pay their heating bills this winter with available assistance funds. Enrollment for the federal low income energy assistance program (EAP) began on Monday, November 2. “Living in the Midwest, we know that winter temperatures are unpredictable,...
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NIPSCO Alerts Customers of Bill Payment Scams

January 14, 2015
NIPSCO Alerts Customers of Bill Payment Scams

Most commonly, impersonators claiming to be NIPSCO employees are calling to inform customers of a delinquent bill and requesting that immediate payment be made to avoid being shut off. If customers are unsure about the legitimacy of any e-mail, phone call, program or offer claiming to be affiliated with NIPSCO, please call NIPSCO’s 24-Hour...
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NIPSCO Warns of Phone Scam

January 9, 2015
NIPSCO Warns of Phone Scam

NIPSCO officials are alerting customers of an increase in bill payment scams. Scammers impersonating NIPSCO employees made telephone calls to inform customers of a delinquent bill and then requested that an immediate payment be made to avoid service being shut off. If customers are unsure about the legitimacy of any e-mail, phone call, program...
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County Police Investigate Thefts from Businesses

July 15, 2014
County Police Investigate Thefts from Businesses

  Officers with the Marshall County Police Department are investigating a couple of burglaries. On Thursday, July 10th Officer Matt Brown was dispatched to the NIPSOC Substation at 18881 15th Road for the report of a theft. Sometime between Monday, June 30th and Wednesday, July 9th unknown persons gained entry onto the NIPSCO Substation...
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April Marks Important Safety Reminder about Digging Projects

April 7, 2014
April Marks Important Safety Reminder about Digging Projects

With April marking National Safe Digging Month and the start of many outdoor projects, NIPSCO urges residents and businesses to help protect the public from serious risk or injury by calling 811 two business days before starting any digging project to have underground utility lines marked. In addition to the risk of serious injury,...
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April Marks Important Safety Reminder about Digging Projects

April 5, 2014
April Marks Important Safety Reminder about Digging Projects

With April marking National Safe Digging Month and the start of many outdoor projects, NIPSCO urges residents and businesses to help protect the public from serious risk or injury by calling 811 two business days before starting any digging project to have underground utility lines marked. In addition to the risk of serious injury,...
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January Temperatures Bring Higher than Projected Natural Gas Bills

February 7, 2014
January Temperatures Bring Higher than Projected Natural Gas Bills

    02/10/14 The average temperatures across northern Indiana during January were 39 percent colder than last year – 17 degrees versus 28 degrees in January 2013 –resulting in consumption for the average residential natural gas customer increasing by 34 percent compared to last year.   Given the extreme weather conditions, the average natural...
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Firefighters Called to NIPSCO Substation for Power Outage

January 9, 2014
Firefighters Called to NIPSCO Substation for Power Outage

  01/10/14 NIPSCO experienced an equipment failure Thursday morning beginning at 8:30 at the substation on Lake Avenue in Plymouth.  Many customers in the Plymouth area experienced a power glitch that caused a loss of electricity for a few seconds while as many as 1,400 NIPSCO customers in the Culver, Burr Oak, Tyner, Walkerton...
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Applications for Heating Season Bill Payment Help Begin Monday

October 31, 2013
Applications for Heating Season Bill Payment Help Begin Monday

  11/01/13  Enrollment for federal heating bill assistance programs for low-income households begins on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) helps connect customers in need with federal and local assistance programs. “While temperatures can be unpredictable, payment assistance programs help provide our customers experiencing financial difficulties with a sense of...
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Start of Home Heating Season Emphasizes Importance of Carbon Monoxide Safety

October 28, 2013
Start of Home Heating Season Emphasizes Importance of Carbon Monoxide Safety

  10/29/13 With colder temperatures returning and furnaces clicking on, Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) reminds customers to be aware of the signs of carbon monoxide poisoning. Carbon monoxide (CO) is an odorless, colorless, tasteless, non-corrosive gas and a by-product of the combustion of fuels such as coal, wood, charcoal, natural gas and...
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Local Farmer Voices Concern on NIPSCO

September 17, 2013
Local Farmer Voices Concern on NIPSCO

  09/18/13 Local farmer, Robin Roberts appeared before the Marshall County Commissioners Monday with his concerns on the Reynolds to Topeka NIPSCO power line project.  He said he has contacted the Lt. Governor, US Senator Donnelly’s Office, Congressman Jackie Walorski, and State Representative Tim Harman to get the legislative involved. Roberts, a delegate to...
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IURC Extends NIPSCO Natural Gas Rates through 2020

September 4, 2013
IURC Extends NIPSCO Natural Gas Rates through 2020

  09/04/13 Base rates for NIPSCO’s natural gas remain unchanged after the Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission (IURC) approved a settlement agreement to extend existing rates for all natural gas customers.   The IURC approved the settlement agreement reached earlier this summer by NIPSCO, the Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor (OUCC) and other key...
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NIPSCO & Purdue TAP Offer Free Training Sessions

August 23, 2013

08/26/13   Jay Bahr Executive Director of the Marshall County Economic Development Corporation would like to announce the opportunity of free training sessions provided by NIPSCO and the Purdue Technical Assistance Program.  The sessions are open to NIPSCO commercial and industrial customers interested in quality energy training.    The free training sessions will be...
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Recyclers Get Chance to Win an Energy Star® Refrigerator from NIPSCO

May 15, 2013
Recyclers Get Chance to Win an Energy Star® Refrigerator from NIPSCO

  05/16/13  Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) has launched a special sweepstakes for participants of the utility’s popular Appliance Recycling Program. The program offers free pick up, recycling and a $35 reward to NIPSCO electric customers who shed old, inefficient refrigerators or freezers. With this sweepstakes, those who schedule a pick up now...
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Safe Digging Month Reminds Us to Put Safety Ahead of Shovels

April 16, 2013
Safe Digging Month Reminds Us to Put Safety Ahead of Shovels

  04/17/13 In recognition of National Safe Digging Month, NIPSCO urges northern Indiana residents and businesses to put safety ahead of shovels by calling 811 at least two working days before starting any digging projects. In 2012, there were more than 1,000 instances where NIPSCO’s underground natural gas lines were struck by contractors, homeowners...
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NIPSCO Reminds Customers of Bill Payment Assistance Options

March 14, 2013
NIPSCO Reminds Customers of Bill Payment Assistance Options

 03/15/13 While the state’s winter moratorium ends March 15 for customers enrolled in the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) offers a number of assistance programs, payment arrangements and energy efficiency programs to help customers with their utility bills. During winter heating season (December 1 through March...
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Triton Schools Continue Go Green Initiative

March 8, 2013
Triton Schools Continue Go Green Initiative

  03/11/13 Triton Schools continue to go “green” with energy conservation programs.  Triton Superintendent, Donna Burroughs, received an energy incentive rebate check from David Bremer, Major Accounts Manager with NIPSCO recently.   The award was presented for efforts to install and utilize energy efficient equipment at Triton Schools.
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Commissioners Grant NIPSCO GIS Data for $15,000

March 5, 2013
Commissioners Grant NIPSCO GIS Data for $15,000

  03/06/13 The Marshall County Commissioners approved the request of NIPSCO to get additional information from the County’s GIS data. A couple of weeks ago NIPSCO made a request to be able to access names and addresses from the GIS so that once they have selected a couple of possible routes for the Reynolds...
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Public Open House for NIPSCO Improvement Project Through Marshall County

February 5, 2013
Public Open House for NIPSCO Improvement Project Through Marshall County

  02/06/13  NIPSCO (Northern Indiana Public Service Company)is planning an approximately 100 mile, 345kilivolt electric transmission line in order to provide better access to new sources  of electricity of Northern Indiana, while improving infrastructure and electrical reliability.  This project is in the initial planning stages and NIPSCO will be holding a series of public...
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NIPSCO Launches Green Power Program

January 30, 2013
NIPSCO Launches Green Power Program

  01-31-13  Northern Indiana Public Service Company (NIPSCO) has launched a pilot program that allows customers to designate a portion, or all, of their monthly electric usage to be attributable to power generated by renewable energy sources, such as wind power. The Green Power Program is a voluntary program available to all NIPSCO electric...
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