Category: News Releases

Practice safe heating methods in your home

Space heaters can warm a small area quickly, but there are safety and financial concerns to consider. Visit pemc.coop/tools and use our space heater calculator to total up how much it costs to run your space heater. Space heater safety tips Keep space heaters at least 10 feet away from… Read More»

New year, new energy-saving resolutions

It’s that time of year again when we think about our resolutions for the new year. If one of your goals is to save money, Piedmont Electric can help. When you reduce energy use in your home, your bill reflects that savings, meaning this is one resolution you’ll actually want… Read More»

New year, new ways to be a part of your co-op

Each year, we set aside one Friday night in April to host our annual meeting. We do this to gather members together to elect the co-op’s board of directors, share the cooperative’s plans and to enjoy cooperative fellowship. For many years, this meeting was the only practical way to conduct… Read More»

Improving communities yesterday, today and tomorrow

This being our 80th anniversary has truly given us reason to celebrate! Like a fine wine or grandma’s cast iron skillet, your co-op has only gotten better with age. For these last 80 years we’ve grown alongside our membership continually adapting, innovating and preparing for the future of our communities.… Read More»

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving from Piedmont Electric! Our offices will be closed on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23 for the holiday and employees will be on call.

Gift-giving isn’t just for the holidays

  As a valued member of Piedmont Electric, we love giving to you year round, not just during the holiday season. Here are a few of the reasons that being a member of our co-op will have you feeling jolly! Capital credits We return excess profits to our members. Money-saving… Read More»