Monthly Archives: February 2020

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»

Spring into energy savings…while you’re spring cleaning!

With winter wrapping up, many of us are ready to freshen up our homes with some good, old fashioned spring cleaning. While you’re clearing out the dust and preparing for a new season, it’s a great opportunity to take a few minutes to maximize your home’s energy efficiency. Here are… Read More»

Understanding your electric bill

Have you ever wondered what makes up your electric bill? In short, a lot! As a not-for-profit utility, our goal is to provide you with exceptional service at the lowest cost. Despite increases in the general cost of living, we have been able to keep residential rates the same for… Read More»

Three-month update on our pilot program with RiverStreet Networks

In December, Piedmont Electric and RiverStreet Networks announced the launching of an internet service pilot program. The goal of the program is to bring high-speed internet to the unserved and underserved members of our communities. We want to stress that this pilot project is in the infancy stages and certainly… Read More»