Category: News Releases

Voter Registration – Spring 2020

Don’t forget to vote in the March Primary this Spring! Here are the important voter deadlines for this year’s election cycle: o Feb. 7th: Primary Voter Registration deadline o Feb. 13th: In-person Early Voting begins o Feb. 25th: Deadline to request Absentee Ballot by mail o Feb. 29th: In-person Early… Read More»

Showing our community some love

Love is in the air… and here at Piedmont Electric, that means we’re spreading some extra love to our community by reminding you about some of our favorite community programs. Community programs for our youth We know that Piedmont Electric kids are the future and we understand the importance of… Read More»

These Valentine’s Day gift ideas are sweeter than chocolate

This Valentine’s Day, skip the grocery store flowers and box of chocolates and instead get that special someone in your life a sweet tech gift that will help them save energy and money. These days, it seems like there is a “smart” version of just about everything! Many smart devices… Read More»

Happy New Year!

Our offices will be closed on Jan. 1 for the holiday and employees will be on call. We will reopen on Jan. 2 at 8:00 am.

Happy holidays!

Our offices will be closed on Dec. 24 and 25 for the holiday and employees will be on call.

Make space for savings

With winter weather blowing in, many of our members are looking for energy-efficient ways to keep warm. One of our favorite ways to stay cozy during the winter is to use a space heater, but if you don’t know how to use it, you could end up spending more money… Read More»

Your guide to preparing for winter storms

While we monitor the weather and inform you about expected impacts, sometimes storms move quickly and without much warning. Use this guide to help you prepare for winter storms before they hit and keep it as a reference for the next time snow and ice are in the forecast. Prepare… Read More»

You asked, we listened

As a member of Piedmont Electric, you are more than a customer, you’re a member! That means you have a say in how we operate. Every year, we have an annual member advisory forum to get your feedback in addition to random monthly member surveys. We implement changes based on… Read More»

A resolution that’s easy to keep

With the start of a new year, many of us are getting back to the gym, eating more vegetables and saving more money. Unfortunately, even though we have the best intentions, statistically most resolutions fail by February. Let Piedmont Electric help you keep your money-saving resolution this year by joining… Read More»

High-Speed Internet Pilot Program Announcement

NEW PILOT PROGRAM HOPES TO BRING HIGH-SPEED INTERNET TO UNSERVED AND UNDERSERVED RURAL NORTH CAROLINIANS Hillsborough, N.C. (Dec. 6, 2019) – Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation and RiverStreet Networks will be working on a pilot program to enable the expansion of high-speed internet access to unserved and underserved areas in our… Read More»