Monthly Archives: February 2010

North Carolina utilities seek swine waste‐to‐energy projects

Progress Energy Carolinas will administer the RFP on behalf of the buyers, which include Dominion North Carolina Power, Duke Energy Carolinas, GreenCo Solutions, N.C. Electric Membership Corporation, N.C. Eastern Municipal Power Agency and N.C. Municipal Power Agency Number 1, as well as Progress Energy Carolinas. Through the RFP, the buyers… Read More»

Piedmont Electric offers Scholarships to High School Seniors

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., February 5, 2010—Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation will award four $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors for continuing education to either an accredited college, university or technical school. The student’s parents must be members of Piedmont Electric. Immediate family members of Piedmont Electric employees and members of the… Read More»

Piedmont EMC to Award Washington Trips

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., January 29, 2010—Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation is offering rising high school seniors the opportunity to represent the Cooperative on a week’s expense-paid trip to the nation’s capital June 12-18, 2010. Students selected for the Youth Tour will have the opportunity to experience government in action. The trip takes… Read More»

Piedmont Electric offers Basketball Camp Scholarships

HILLSBOROUGH, N.C., January 29, 2010—Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation is offering sixth, seventh and eighth graders who want to hone their basketball skills a chance to be selected for a Touchstone Energy scholarship to attend either the Kellie Harper Women’s Basketball Camp or Roy Williams’ Carolina Basketball Camp this summer. One… Read More»