Author: Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation

Piedmont EMC Earns Safety Accreditation

Piedmont EMC has received national recognition for its comprehensive safety program.   PIEDMONT EMC EARNS SAFETY ACCREDITATION Hillsborough, N.C., April 7, 2011 – Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation (Piedmont EMC), headquartered in Hillsborough, has received national recognition for its comprehensive safety program. The Rural Electric Safety Accreditation Program, which recognized the… Read More»

Teachers Can Apply Now for 2011-2012 Bright Ideas Education Grants

North Carolina electric cooperatives, including Piedmont EMC, have earmarked more than $590,000 for class-room based projects through the Bright Ideas education grant program for the 2011-2012 school year. Visit www.ncbrightideas.com to learn more. Bright Ideas-Program Kick Off April 1_ (2)

Youth Basketball Scholarships Available

Piedmont EMC will send one middle-school aged boy and one middle-school aged girl to basketball camp this summer on full scholarships. This year, applications for scholarships to the Touchstone Energy Roy Williams Basketball Camp at UNC-Chapel Hill for male students and to the Kellie Harper Basketball Camp at NC State… Read More»

New Solar Project Planned for 2011

Piedmont EMC will be receiving an estimated 405,000 kWhs yearly in renewable energy credits from a new solar project that is being built in Hertford County, North Carolina. This project is referred to as the Murfreesboro Solar Project and is to be completed late 2011. Piedmont EMC is one of… Read More»

PEMC Board Extends Deadline for Nominations by Petition for Board Seats

Nominations by petition for Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation board seats expiring in 2011 extended. The Board of Directors for Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation has extended the deadline for nominations by petition for board seats that expire in 2011 to February 21, 2011. Nominations by petition must adhere to the following… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Offers Energy Star Home Rates

A new Energy Star residential rate is now available to member-consumers whose home meets Energy Star requirements. HILLSBOROUGH, NC, January 13, 2011— A new “Energy Star” residential rate is now available to member-consumers of Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation. To qualify for the rate, the consumer’s home must be certified, meeting… Read More»