Category: Safety

NC Electric Cooperatives Advise: What to do when the Lights Go Out

Crews from the NC Electric Co-ops work diligently to restore power to 100,000 members without power. Raleigh, N.C., August 27, 2011, 9:00 a.m. – North Carolina’s electric cooperatives are reporting approximately 100,000 outages from Hurricane Irene, whose destructive winds and heavy rains lashed North Carolina this morning. As expected, these… Read More»

Call 811 Before Digging

Piedmont Electric reminds you to call 811 before digging. This free call to 811 gets underground utilities marked before beginning any outdoor projects that involve digging. Call 811 Before You Dig to prvent injury, expense, and damage to infrastructure! News Release Call 811 Before Digging