Yearly Archives: 2016

Offices Closed Monday, January 2nd for New Years Holiday

Piedmont Electric’s office will be closed on Monday, January 2nd for the New Years holiday. Employees will be on call. If you need to report an outage, please call our Outage Reporting Number: 1.919.449.2667 If you need to make a payment you can call our Automated Payment Line 1.877.999.3394 or… Read More»

Emergency Heat Reminder

Remember: DO NOT use the emergency heat on your thermostat unless it is truly an emergency, as these settings are much more expensive to run.

Right of Way Clearing: Frequently Asked Questions

Piedmont Electric recognizes that trees and other plants are beneficial to accenting our homes and beautifying our communities. However, trees growing in the wrong place can be dangerous. Here to explain the importance of tree and vegetation clearing is Jerry Phelps, Right of Way Supervisor at Piedmont Electric. Jerry is… Read More»

Renting? You can still save energy!

Use energy-efficient light bulbs Those old incandescent bulbs may be cheaper at the store than LEDs, but incandescent bulbs have a shorter life and cost more to use. Replacing just the five most frequently used lights in your apartment with ENERGY STAR qualified bulbs can save more than $65 a… Read More»

Supporting Our Community: Annual Holiday Charity Drive

We are collecting: • Cash donations are also accepted and will be used to purchase food and clothing for local families in need. • New toys for children (infant to 12 years old) • New clothing or electronics for teens (13 to 18 years old) • Non-perishable food items for the holiday… Read More»

Supporting our Community

During the Holidays and Throughout the Year Piedmont Electric is proud to support the community during this time of giving and throughout the year. We sponsor a number of programs that build the communities in which we live and work, and we provide options for our members to get involved… Read More»

Looking Back Keeps us Grounded as we Move Ahead

President’s Message STEPHEN B. HAMLIN President & CEO of Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation Thank you to all our members! You are the reason why this year, and every year at Piedmont Electric, is wonderful. That being said, this past year will go down as a particularly memorable one. Hurricane Matthew rocked our… Read More»

Apply for the Annual Youth Tour in Washington D.C.

Local youths have a once in a lifetime opportunity to visit or nation’s capital for the annual Rural Electric Youth Tour.  More than 1,500 students attend the Youth Tour each year to learn about electric cooperatives, American history and the U.S. government and visit the historic sights of our nation’s capital. Rising… Read More»