Category: News Releases

No-sweat energy saving tips to try this summer

Are you looking to beat the heat and save on your electric bills this summer? We’ve got some simple tips that make saving energy and money no sweat at all. By joining some of our energy-saving programs and being more aware of your energy habits, your energy bill could be… Read More»

Working together to keep rates low

What exactly is our peak? As your cooperative, our primary goal is to provide you with safe, reliable and affordable electricity. That’s why we work so hard to offer you programs designed to help you easily save energy and money during your daily life. You have probably heard talk about… Read More»

A little help goes a long way for community teachers

The amazing teachers in our community deserve the best, which is why we’re so passionate about Bright Ideas education grants. Since the program began in 1994, our cooperative has given more than $550,000 to local teachers, principals and school counselors to help support them in their efforts as they teach… Read More»

Tropical Storm Elsa

Preparing for Tropical Storm Elsa Piedmont Electric Cooperative is closely monitoring the path of Tropical Storm Elsa and we are ready to respond to any outages that may occur. As an electric cooperative, we are based in the communities we serve and can address any impacts as quickly as possible,… Read More»

The value of powerful principles

It’s not just about what you do, it’s also why you do it. What we do is deliver reliable, affordable power. We do this because we are committed to the well-being of our members. Please understand that we do things differently at the co-op because we are focused on seven… Read More»

Independence Day

  In honor of Independence Day, our offices will be closed and employees will be on call on Monday, July 5.  

Update on our new meter rollout

Last year, we announced that we’d be installing and testing new meters for a portion of our members, which are designed to help you make more informed energy decisions based on usage data. We’re excited to announce that our initial rollout with the new meters has been successful and the… Read More»

Bundle and save

When you combine our programs and rebates, you can maximize your savings. Our goal is to help our members save money and energy by offering a variety of programs to fit every lifestyle. But don’t limit yourself by just signing up for one! Combine these programs together to maximize your… Read More»

New Broadband Service Available in Person County

Roxboro, NC (June 1, 2021) – Broadband service from RiverStreet Networks is now available in large portions of Person County with overlap in parts of Caswell, Durham, Granville and Orange counties in North Carolina and Halifax County in Virginia. This wireless internet service is available through a broadband program between… Read More»