Author: Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation

Spring energy saving tips

Plant the seeds for an energy-efficient spring The ground is beginning to thaw, the birds are chirping and the sun is setting a little later each day; spring is just around the corner! With the weather changing, it’s important to remember that your energy habits should change as well. Here… Read More»

Join us for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Members

Our annual meeting is just around the corner. Keep an eye on your mailbox for the April issue of Carolina Country which will include your annual meeting registration card and information on our new voting process. We hope to see you there. You are invited! Annual Meeting of the Members… Read More»

Show your home some love with our Home Energy Advisor tool!

Have you ever wondered which parts of your home need the most love? At Piedmont Electric, our members have access to a free online tool that analyzes your home’s size, insulation, HVAC system and more. After entering your home’s details, you’ll get a personalized list of ways to save both… Read More»

Winter storm restoration with Lineman Donovan Williams

When freezing rain, strong winds and piles of snow blow through our territory, it can cause power outages. Winter weather commonly breaks off tree branches and causes trees to uproot and fall into the power lines, but thankfully we have our skilled and dedicated linemen ready to respond. To better… 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 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»

New year, new energy-saving resolutions

It’s that time of year again when we think about our resolutions for the new year. If one of your goals is to save money, Piedmont Electric can help. When you reduce energy use in your home, your bill reflects that savings, meaning this is one resolution you’ll actually want… Read More»

New year, new ways to be a part of your co-op

Each year, we set aside one Friday night in April to host our annual meeting. We do this to gather members together to elect the co-op’s board of directors, share the cooperative’s plans and to enjoy cooperative fellowship. For many years, this meeting was the only practical way to conduct… Read More»

Gift-giving isn’t just for the holidays

  As a valued member of Piedmont Electric, we love giving to you year round, not just during the holiday season. Here are a few of the reasons that being a member of our co-op will have you feeling jolly! Capital credits We return excess profits to our members. Money-saving… Read More»