Monthly Archives: January 2014

Winter Weather Update for Thursday, January 30th

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we serve, restoration… Read More»

Winter Weather Update for Wednesday, January 29th

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we serve, restoration… Read More»

Member Alert: Telephone Scam Being Reported

Three Piedmont Electric members have recently been contacted by a fraudulent entity claiming their electric meter is faulty and needs to be replaced or their electricity would be cut off.  They are being told to purchase a green dot MoneyPak Prepaid card for a certain dollar amount and to call… Read More»

Winter Weather Advisory Update for Tuesday, January 28th

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather advisory. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather system and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we… Read More»

Winter Weather Advisory Beginning This Afternoon

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 449 AM EST TUE JAN 21 2014 …LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING… TEMPERATURES WILL CRASH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS AN ARCTIC FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. RAIN WILL RAPIDLY CHANGE TO LIGHT SNOW LATE… Read More»

Winter Weather Advisory Update

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather advisory. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather system and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we… Read More»

NC Cooperatives Offer Practical Help to Political Candidates

Across the country, local cooperatives have helped hundreds of political candidates learn more about running effective campaigns. Now, Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation along with the North Carolina Association of Electric Cooperatives and the North Carolina Credit Union League will hold a Campaign Academy in North Carolina. At the Campaign Academy,… Read More»

PEMC Holds Blood Drive

Make an appointment today to donate blood at Piedmont Electric’s bi-annual blood drive: http://rdcrss.org/1bRsy1g Date: Wed. January 15th Time: 11:30 AM – 3:30 PM Location: Hillsborough Office 2500 NC 86 South Hillsborough, NC 27278 Contact Rachel Hawkins at 919.644.3402 for more information. The need is constant. The gratification is instant.… Read More»

Frigid Weather will Result in Higher Bills

With our current arctic weather that we are experiencing, Piedmont Electric wants to inform members that we do not anticipate any wide spread disruption of power due to the frigid temperatures; however, members should expect higher than usual electric bills due to this extreme colder weather.  We encourage our members… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Awards $1.2 Million Loan to City of Mebane

  January 6, 2014 – The fire department of Mebane, North Carolina will soon be better prepared for emergencies with the help of Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation. Piedmont Electric awarded the city a $1,268,000 zero interest loan that will be used to purchase two fire trucks, as well as other… Read More»