Yearly Archives: 2020

COVID-19: Small Business Resource Guide

  Piedmont Electric is here for you. Piedmont Electric understands this could be a time of hardship or financial difficulty for our small business community which is why the co-op has suspended disconnections for nonpayment. No disconnects for nonpayment or associated fees have been charged to members since March 10,… Read More»

COVID-19: Community Resource Guide

Community resources: NC 2-1-1 : For free, confidential information on health and human services resources, call NC 2-1-1. They can help connect you with local organizations that are best able to address needs including food, shelter, energy assistance, housing, parenting resources, health care, employment, substance abuse treatment and specific resources… Read More»

COVID-19 Update

March 26, 2020 As a precaution against the spread of COVID-19, Piedmont Electric is reducing the hours our Caswell office is open effective Friday, March 27 at 5 p.m. for the foreseeable future. The Caswell office will be open each Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for members who… Read More»

What does it mean to be a co-op lineman?

On April 13, we celebrate the brave linemen of Piedmont Electric and other electric co-ops across the country with National Lineman Appreciation Day. While we are grateful to them year-round, it’s a special opportunity to let them know just how thankful we are for the hard work they do to… Read More»

A perfect pair for savings

Summer will be here before you know it! Sign up for these energy-saving programs now so you’re prepared when the hottest part of the year rolls around. Want to maximize your energy savings? Our time-of-day rate and smart thermostat savings program work best when used together! When you sign up… Read More»

Showing we care by doing our share

Earth Day is April 22, but our members celebrate the planet every day by participating in our energy-conscious programs! Here’s a closer look at some of the ways we all work together to support a healthier planet. Thank you for helping us do our part in practicing smart energy habits!… Read More»

Watch our annual meeting!

Each year, your cooperative takes time to review the last year, look forward to the year to come and elect the new board of directors. While in the past, we’ve held large annual meetings, we’ve moved to a more technologically advanced and convenient method to connect with you, our members,… Read More»

Making changes to your home’s electrical?

Talking with your cooperative first could save you time and money. When you’re planning an exciting new home renovation project, it can feel like you have a never-ending list of things to get done. Well, if your project includes updates to your home’s electrical wiring, there’s an important item to… Read More»

Feb. 7, 2020 Outage Updates

9:45 p.m. – All outages are restored. Thank you for your patience as our crews worked to restore all power! 5:00 p.m. – We currently have 26 members without power. Our crews will continue to work until all power is restored. If there are no new outages tonight, we expect… Read More»

Before you start digging, call 811

We love that so many of our members enjoy sprucing up their yards each spring (we do too!), but before you start planting, remember to put safety first. Several days before you plan to start digging, call 811 to notify area utilities to mark the location of underground lines. This… Read More»