Category: Community

Piedmont Electric Provides Free WiFi Hotspots

Piedmont Electric and RiverStreet Networks are working together to provide free WiFi hotspots in rural communities where broadband internet service can be unreliable or expensive. “We are committed to the well-being of our members, employees and the community,” said Steve Hamlin, president and CEO of Piedmont Electric. “There are a… Read More»

7 Cybersecurity tips for remote workers

Businesses across the country have closed their office doors while their employees are working remotely from home. With this sudden change in operations, businesses are more vulnerable than ever to cyberattacks. This is because companies are more reliant on online tools, such as videoconferencing and chat programs. Also, remote workers… Read More»

Piedmont Electric’s Community Day 2019

Cedar Grove, NC (October 12, 2019) – Over 520 individuals gathered at the Cedar Grove Ruritan Club to celebrate Piedmont Electric’s third annual Community Day. The free event included bucket truck rides from Piedmont Electric linemen as well as participation from the Orange County Sherriff’s Office, Cedar Grove Fire Department,… Read More»

Plug-in to your local EV community!

Celebrate National Drive Electric week with Piedmont Electric and Plug-in NC! Join us and local EV owners on Monday, Sept. 16 from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. at the Carrboro Plaza located at 104 NC-54, Carrboro, NC 27510. See and experience the world of electric vehicles! This event will have… Read More»