Monthly Archives: November 2021

‘Tis the season for capital credits

Were you a member of Piedmont Electric in 1994 or 1995? If so, you’ll receive some of the $1.3 million in capital credits Piedmont Electric is returning to members this month. Here’s everything you need to know. What are capital credits and how are they calculated? Because we’re a not-for-profit… Read More»

Now is the Perfect Time to Switch to Paperless Billing

With the holiday season upon us, postal workers are busier than ever. As they work hard to get packages and holiday cards delivered to the correct destinations, the post office might start to slow down due to the extra volume of mail. If you’re still receiving your paper bill through… Read More»

December 2021 Capital Credits

What are capital credits and how are they calculated? Because we’re a not-for-profit cooperative, we give profits (known as margins) back to our members in the form of capital credits. The amount you’re owed is based upon the amount of revenue you contribute to the cooperative through payment of your… Read More»

Practice safe heating methods in your home

Space heaters can warm a small area quickly, but there are safety and financial concerns to consider. Visit pemc.coop/tools and use our space heater calculator to total up how much it costs to run your space heater. Space heater safety tips Keep space heaters at least 10 feet away from… Read More»

Hot energy-saving tips for cold winter weather

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… but maybe not for your electric bill, unless you take small steps to make energy-conscious choices. Follow these hot energy-saving tips to keep your days merry and bright for the right price. Play it smart: Install a smart thermostat that learns your… Read More»