Category: Inclement Weather

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»

Piedmont Electric Stands Ready to Respond to Winter Weather

We are monitoring weather conditions and are prepared to respond quickly if power outages occur as a result of the approaching winter storm. Snow and ice can lead to power outages, especially if tree branches fall onto power lines. If outages occur, line crews are in place and will be… Read More»

Local shelters for Hurricane Florence

Sept. 12, 2018 – 10:50 A.M. Known local shelters for Hurricane Florence as of Sept. 12, 2018 at 10:50 A.M.: Alamance County Lambs Chapel Haw River Opens Thursday at 10:00 am Caswell County None listed at this time. Durham County Bahama Ruritan Club 8202 Stagville Road Hillside High School 3727… Read More»

Watching Hurricane Florence

While it’s still too early to know how Hurricane Florence will impact us, Piedmont Electric is closely monitoring the storm and is prepared to respond at a moment’s notice. We encourage our members to be prepared and informed as well. You can stay up to date with co-op news on… 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 Weather Update

The cold weather continues! Due to the cold weather, there will be no disconnects on January 17 or 18. Extended cold weather can lead to a higher energy bill because your heater has to work harder than usual to keep your home warm. Stay safe and warm while saving energy… Read More»

Offices Open

Our offices are open and there will be no disconnects the rest of this week. We suggest staying off the roads if possible. Stay safe and warm!

Winter Weather Advisory in Effect 12/8-12/9

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect for our service territory from 9:00 a.m. this morning to 4:00 p.m. this Saturday. Be prepared for falling snow, reduced visibility and possibly accumulation of slush or wet snow on bridges and shaded roads. We are closely monitoring this weather and are prepared… Read More»

Preparing for Hurricane Irma

While it’s still too early to know how Hurricane Irma will impact us, Piedmont Electric is closely monitoring the storm and is prepared to respond at a moment’s notice. We encourage our members to be prepared and informed as well. You can stay up to date with co-op news on… Read More»