Monthly Archives: October 2022

Pole Inspections: Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

In the coming weeks and months, you may notice someone inspecting the poles across our system. Pole inspection are part of the regular testing and maintenance we do to make sure our system stays running in tip-top shape. Most of this work will be completed by our authorized inspector, Allegiant… Read More»

Thank you for your membership!

The cooperative difference makes all the difference. Think being a Piedmont Electric Cooperative member is no different than being a customer of any other electric utility? Think again! Here’s what makes being a member of a cooperative so special. Every Member Matters and Has a Voice As part of our… Read More»

Tips for Online Security

In the digital age, it is more important than ever to protect your online accounts against hackers and scammers. Follow these simple tips to help keep your online accounts safe: Be cautious of suspicious links and emails Set up a two-factor verification if available Use different passwords and a password… Read More»

Official Notice: Bylaw Changes November 2022

The Piedmont Electric Cooperative board of directors recently voted to amend the cooperative’s bylaws. The changes are to Article IV of the by-laws which pertains to the co-op’s directors. The board decided to reduce the number of board members from 10 to 9 thereby eliminating the vacant at large seat.… Read More»

Official Notice: Nominating Committee Meets December 3, 2022

Three seats on the Piedmont Electric board of directors are up for election in 2023. These seats are currently held by David Poythress (District 1), Randy Kinley (District 2) and Stephen P. Bailey (District 5). As a reminder, there will be no voting at the annual meeting. All voting will… Read More»

Support Giving Tuesday by Giving to the Helping Hand Foundation

With Giving Tuesday just around the corner on Nov. 29, many of us are looking for ways to support community members in need. Unless you’ve opted out, you’re already helping to support your fellow members by rounding up your electricity bill each month to the nearest dollar. If you’d like… Read More»

Get your energy for half-off this Thanksgiving!

The most delicious day of the year is often one of the electrically-intensive days. Between cooking your favorite family recipes and keeping the TV on all day to watch the parade and football, your energy use can skyrocket on Thanksgiving. What if you could pay half off the energy you… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Veteran Employees

This year we wanted to honor our veteran employees by engaging in the NRECA’s (The National Rural Electric Cooperative Association) Annual Veteran Social Media Campaign. Throughout the month of November, we will post our veteran employees to our social platforms (Facebook and Twitter) using the hashtag #VetsPowerUs! Below are a… Read More»