Category: News Releases

PEMC Prepared for Upcoming Winter Weather

An arctic cold front will blast across Central NC this weekend resulting in a several hours of 35 to 45 MPH wind gusts with some up to 50 MPH on Saturday evening; combined with the very cold air expected behind the front, with wind chills between five degrees below zero… Read More»

Planned Outage at Baynes Substation

Piedmont Electric will be having a planned outage at Baynes Substation this Wednesday, February 4, 2015, at 2:00 PM. This outage will impact those in Caswell County; in and around Hwy 86 and Hwy 49 areas. The outage should be around 5 minutes barring no unforeseen incidents. We apologize for… Read More»

Sign-up for these money and energy saving programs today!

A large part of Piedmont Electric’s power supply costs is determined by energy used during peak load periods.  That means when you participate in the programs below, you’re doing your part to help lower costs, not only for yourself, but for the whole cooperative. These money-saving programs are easy to… Read More»

Piedmont EMC to Host Red Cross Blood Drive on January 14th

Piedmont Electric will be hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Wednesday, January 14th 11:30AM- 3:30PM at their Hillsborough office.  They are looking specifically for O-, O+, A-, B- blood types—if you know of someone with these types, please let them know about our drive. Sign up for the… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Offers Several Youth Program Opportunities

Commitment to the community takes many forms at Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation and one of those forms is through youth leadership opportunities.  Piedmont EMC reaches out to local youths in our service territory, offering a variety of youth program opportunities, which include: Boys and Girls Basketball Camp Scholarships Piedmont Electric,… Read More»

Planned Outage Affecting Buckhorn Area

Piedmont EMC apologizes to our members for any inconvenience that the November 1, 2014 planned maintenance outage in the Buckhorn area may cause.  Piedmont EMC will be repairing the steel structure at the Buckhorn Substation near Efland which was damaged during the March 2014 ice storm.  This work can only… Read More»