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Follow PEMC on Facebook for updates during severe weather

For more up-to-date information on the severe weather event this weekend, and the potential effects of Hurricane Joaquin, please follow us on Facebook at PiedmontEMC. If this complex weather system, and the rain that comes with it, creates any significant power outages in our service area, we will be updating… Read More»

PEMC prepares for upcoming weather event and potential outages

A complex weather pattern will prevail across the North Carolina through the weekend. Moderate to heavy rain began falling across much of the central and eastern part of our state on Friday morning.  This is the beginning of a 3-day stretch that will include multiple inches of rain that could… Read More»

Frigid Weather will Result in Higher Bills

With our current arctic weather that we are experiencing, Piedmont Electric wants to inform members that we do not anticipate any wide spread disruption of power due to the frigid temperatures; however, members should expect higher than usual electric bills due to this extreme colder weather.  We encourage our members… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Awards $1.2 Million Loan to City of Mebane

  January 6, 2014 – The fire department of Mebane, North Carolina will soon be better prepared for emergencies with the help of Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation. Piedmont Electric awarded the city a $1,268,000 zero interest loan that will be used to purchase two fire trucks, as well as other… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Holiday Office Hours

Piedmont Electric wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday season!  Please note that our offices will be closed December 24th and 25th for Christmas and January 1st for New Year’s. To reach us during normal office hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm: 800.222.3107 If you power goes out, call us at… Read More»

Holiday Safety Tips

Santa Claus isn’t the only one traveling during the holiday season; many of you will be adding points to frequent flier miles, hitting the roads, or “walking over the river and through the woods.” Wherever you are traveling and however you choose to get there, it is important to keep… Read More»

Piedmont Electric’s Annual Food and Toy Drive

As part of our commitment to the communities in which we live and serve, Piedmont Electric is sponsoring its annual drive to help the less fortunate.  When out shopping for loved ones, carry this list with you for gift options to give to those in need, ensuring all a warm… Read More»

Electric Cooperatives Philippine’s Typhoon Relief Fund

As you know, over the weekend, Typhoon Haiyan made landfall in the Philippines and devastated many communities, specifically the islands of Leyte and Cebu. The power and transmission lines in the city of Tacloban were wiped out.  There are 119 electric cooperatives in this nation, and at least 30 have been… Read More»