Monthly Archives: October 2014

Planned Outage Affecting Buckhorn Area

Piedmont EMC apologizes to our members for any inconvenience that the November 1, 2014 planned maintenance outage in the Buckhorn area may cause.  Piedmont EMC will be repairing the steel structure at the Buckhorn Substation near Efland which was damaged during the March 2014 ice storm.  This work can only… Read More»

Baynes Transformer Outage Ends Power Restored to 2,000 Members

On the evening of Friday, October 24, 2014, Piedmont EMC lost the transformer inside Baynes Substation affecting approximately 2,000 members primarily located in Caswell County, with smaller numbers affected in Orange, Alamance and Person counties. Our linemen worked through the night to install a portable transformer until repairs can be made to the… Read More»