Hillsborough, NC (June 4, 2020) – Seven local high school students received $2,000 college scholarships from Piedmont Electric for their academic excellence and commitment to their communities. “We are proud to award these scholarships to such exceptional students in our communities,” said Steve Hamlin, Piedmont Electric President and CEO. “As… Read More»
This Memorial Day, we remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Piedmont Electric offices will be closed and employees will be on call on Monday, May 25.
Timberlake, NC (April 28, 2020) – Timberlake Volunteer Fire and Rescue Department received a $376,000 zero-interest loan to help pay for their new pumper tanker. Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation is playing a supporting role in the purchase of the new fire truck by facilitating a loan funded from the… Read More»
Many of us are spending extra time at home these days. With everyone around the house more, you may see your energy bills start to rise, as well. Why not make the most of this time by finding ways to make your home more efficient and comfortable? Start with the… Read More»
Businesses across the country have closed their office doors while their employees are working remotely from home. With this sudden change in operations, businesses are more vulnerable than ever to cyberattacks. This is because companies are more reliant on online tools, such as videoconferencing and chat programs. Also, remote workers… Read More»
Working from home, even on a temporary basis, may increase your energy use. It means that you’re spending more time using a computer, lights and other appliances at home instead of in your workplace. But by improving the energy efficiency of your home office equipment, you can save on energy… Read More»
Scammers are trying to take advantage of the misinformation and fear surrounding the coronavirus to steal your personal information and money. They may try to reach you in different ways — anything from phone calls and emails to fake charities and unauthorized vaccines. Follow these tips to protect yourself and… Read More»
April 10, 2020 – Good Friday Our offices will be closed and employees will be on call.
Bullock, NC (April 1, 2020) – Bullock Volunteer Fire Department received a $200,000 zero-interest loan to help pay for their new pumper tanker. Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation is playing a supporting role in the purchase of the new fire truck by facilitating a loan funded from the United States… Read More»
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»