Monthly Archives: March 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

June 2, 2020 Delaying disconnections further On May 30, Governor Roy Cooper issued Executive Order 142 which extends the prohibition on the disconnection of utilities for nonpayment. This extension is in effect through July 29, 2020. We support Governor Cooper’s plan to help members impacted by this crisis. Before the… 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»