Author: Rachael

Preparing for Hurricane Isaias

8/4/20 – 8:20 a.m. Thank you for staying safe through this storm! 8/3/20 – 8:00 a.m. Piedmont Electric has been tracking Tropical Storm Isaias which is forecast to make landfall along the Carolina coast Monday night through Tuesday morning. While areas east of I-95 are expected to feel the most… Read More»

COVID-19: Small Business Resource Guide

  Piedmont Electric is here for you. Piedmont Electric understands this could be a time of hardship or financial difficulty for our small business community which is why the co-op has suspended disconnections for nonpayment. No disconnects for nonpayment or associated fees have been charged to members since March 10,… Read More»

2019 Voter Registration Drive at Piedmont Electric

National Voter Registration Day On National Voter Registration Day (Tues. Sept. 24) Piedmont Electric will host a voter registration drive at our Hillsborough office. Anyone can stop by and register to vote or update their voter registration. Piedmont Electric’s voter registration drive is part of Co-ops Vote, a nonpartisan project of… Read More»

Renting? You can still save energy!

Use energy-efficient light bulbs Those old incandescent bulbs may be cheaper at the store than LEDs, but incandescent bulbs have a shorter life and cost more to use. Replacing just the five most frequently used lights in your apartment with ENERGY STAR qualified bulbs can save more than $65 a… Read More»

Responding to Winter Storm Diego

12/10/18 at 8:00 p.m. – All outages have been restored. We send a special thanks to our staff, lineman and visiting crews for their excellent response and work around to restore power to more than 11,000 members affected by this winter storm. We also thank our members for their patience… Read More»

Winter Weather Advisory – BE SAFE!

Winter Weather Advisory The US National Weather Service Raleigh NC has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for our area until 11:00 a.m. March 21. Expect to see snow accumulations of up to one inch with locally higher amounts, mainly north of Interstate 85 from Triad to Roxboro. Be prepared for snow covered roads… Read More»

Winter Storm Warning Issued for Our Area 1/6-1/7

A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for our region from 7 p.m. this evening to 7 p.m. Saturday. Precipitation is expected to begin as light snow or rain snow mix and could make fall as early as mid-afternoon Friday. The heavier snowfall will occur between midnight and 9 a.m.… Read More»