Author: Rachael

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»

Supporting Our Community: Annual Holiday Charity Drive

We are collecting: • Cash donations are also accepted and will be used to purchase food and clothing for local families in need. • New toys for children (infant to 12 years old) • New clothing or electronics for teens (13 to 18 years old) • Non-perishable food items for the holiday… Read More»

Sign Up for Project Helping Hand Today

Help your neighbors, by rounding up your monthly bill. Piedmont Electric is committed to supporting our members, all of them. That’s why we are proud to support Project Helping Hand, a program that helps keep the lights on for our members in need. With your permission, we will round up your monthly electric bill to the… Read More»