Monthly Archives: July 2017

Caswell Office Closed July 14, 2017

Our Caswell branch office is closed this Friday, July 14th due to maintenance following last night’s storm. You can still make a payment online at pemc.smarthub.coop or call our payment line at 877.999.3394. To learn about other ways to pay your bill, visit our Payment Options page. We apologize for… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Installs Electric Vehicle Charging Station

Photo caption: New electric vehicle charging station at Piedmont Electric in Hillsborough. Hillsborough, NC (July 12, 2017) – Electric vehicle owners looking for a charge in Orange County now have another spot to plug in as Piedmont Electric has installed an electric vehicle charging station at their Hillsborough office. The… Read More»

Monitor your Energy Use

At Piedmont Electric, one of our goals is to help you better understand and monitor how you use energy. We’re excited to announce the launch of our new email usage alert program designed to help our members better manage their energy use every month. This program consists of email alerts… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Energized New Mebane Oaks Substation

  Video caption: Members of the Hillsborough/Orange County Chamber of Commerce, Senator Valerie Foushee, County Commissioner Kathleen Ferguson, and representatives of Piedmont Electric gather to celebrate the energizing of the new Mebane Oaks Substation.   Mebane, NC (July 11, 2017) – Piedmont Electric has energized the new Mebane Oaks Substation… Read More»

Tech improvements for your home

The hot, humid dog-days of summer are here! High outside temperatures mixed with more time spent indoors stirs up a recipe for higher than average energy bills this August. Piedmont Electric wants to make sure that you and your family have all the resources you need to fight high energy… Read More»

Timers: for more than just holiday lights

Electric timers are a holiday decorator’s best friend, but have you thought about extending their use past the new year? Timers in your electrical outlets can reduce your phantom energy use and save you money year-round! Phantom energy (a.k.a. standby power, vampire power, phantom load, ghost load) refers to the… Read More»

Local Students Attend UNC and NC State Basketball Camps

                  Photo Captions: (Left) Kassie Ayers takes a shot at the Wolfpack Women’s Basketball Camp at N.C. State University in Raleigh. (Right) Levi Jackola dribbles past the defense at the Roy Williams Carolina Basketball Camp at UNC in Chapel Hill. Hillsborough, NC… Read More»