Author: Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation

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 co-op, you can let your voice be… Read More»

Come join us in the community!

Join us in the community! Piedmont Electric is committed to the communities we serve and in the upcoming weeks we will be at three local festivals (see below). Stop by our tent and say hello, we will have giveaways, raffles, popcorn and more! Hillsborough Hog Day September 16 | 5 pm –… Read More»

Official Notice: Serving on the Piedmont Electric Board of Directors

Piedmont Electric is your local electric cooperative and we are guided by a board of directors made up of 10 Piedmont Electric members from across our service area. These board members provide guidance, oversight and help craft the strategic direction of the cooperative along with cooperative staff. This process sets… Read More»

Cooler Weather is on the Way: Is Your Home Ready?

Do you feel that chill in the air? When the seasons change, it’s a good reminder to update your home to maximize your energy efficiency so you can keep your energy bills low. Take a few moments to implement these low-cost and no-cost energy-saving tips so your home is prepared… Read More»

The Value of Electricity

These days, we’re all feeling a strain on our wallets as everyday expenses continue to grow. One expense that hasn’t is your Piedmont Electric Cooperative bill as your co-op has not changed its residential rate since 2014. It’s during these times that we’re reminded of the value of electricity. With… Read More»

Cruising Into National Drive Electric Week

This year, National Drive Electric Week runs from Sept. 23 – Oct. 2 and we’re excited to participate! This nationwide celebration is meant to help raise awareness of the benefits of driving electric vehicles (EV) with virtual and in-person events around the country. How We’re Celebrating National Drive Electric Week… Read More»

10 Ways to Be Cybersmart

Cybercrimes are crimes of opportunity. Working together, let’s take steps to lower the risk of fraud and theft. Here are 10 ways you can do your part to be cybersmart. Safeguard your account(s) access – Choose a secure username (i.e., not your actual name or ADMIN) and password. Long –… Read More»