Monthly Archives: April 2018

Why Does the Power Go Out?

When a power outage happens, it can feel like you’re quite literally in the dark. So we spoke with Camryn Batchelor, System Engineer at Piedmont Electric, to learn more about why power outages happen. What causes power outages? Severe weather conditions, such as lightning, wind, ice, or even extreme cold,… Read More»

Outage Notifications

Storm prep tip: sign up for Piedmont Electric’s text outage notifications before a storm hits. Piedmont Electric is excited to offer a text outage alert program for our members! This program will give you the ability to use your cell phone to quickly report an outage and receive restoration updates.… Read More»