Author: Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation

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»

Cost of service/rate study

At Piedmont Electric, we work hard every day to provide you with the best service possible while also striving to keep rates low. However, just like a gallon of milk costs more than it did a few years ago, costs to deliver electricity creep up over time as well. That’s… Read More»

‘Tis the season for capital credits

Were you a member of Piedmont Electric in 1993? If so, you’ll receive some of the $1.2 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 cooperative, we… Read More»

Get your energy for half-off this Thanksgiving!

Big holidays like Thanksgiving can lead to big energy bills. Luckily, we offer the best deal of the year with half-off energy. When you take advantage of the savings opportunities available using time-of-day rates, you can save big on Thanksgiving and every day. If you aren’t signed up for a… Read More»

Nominating committee meets December 5, 2020

NOMINATING COMMITTEE MEETS DECEMBER 5, 2020 Three seats on the Piedmont Electric board of directors are up for election in 2021. These seats are currently held by Cy Vernon (District 3), Bill Barber (District 7) and Andy Oakley (District 8). As a reminder, there will be no voting at the… Read More»

Be the host with the most (energy-savings)

This year, many of us aren’t able to travel to spend Thanksgiving with our extended families. As a result, we’re faced with hosting smaller holiday gatherings in our own homes with our immediate family members. While it won’t make up for missing out on a feast at grandma’s house this… Read More»

Thankful for the value of electricity

In a year like no other, we’ve all been spending more time inside our homes than we ever thought possible. If your additional energy use has you worried about the impact on your wallet, you’ll be happy to know that staying home can actually help you save money through the… Read More»

Bundle and save

When you combine our programs and rebates, you can maximize your savings. Our goal is to help our members save money and energy by offering a variety of programs to fit every lifestyle. But don’t limit yourself by just signing up for one! Combine these programs together to maximize your… Read More»

Your co-op employees, your neighbors

The people who go to work every day to serve you as a member of our cooperative are more than just employees; they’re also your neighbors. Hear from the heart of your co-op about why they love being a part of Piedmont Electric. I have been so blessed to be… Read More»

Your co-op, your community

As we celebrate National Co-op Month, we’re reminded of what’s at the core of our cooperative: our members. Investing in our communities and our members is one of our cooperative principles and a part of who we are. Throughout 2020, we’ve given back to the community in the following ways:… Read More»