Category: News Releases

Our commitment to helping the planet and lowering your cost

Our commitment to helping the planet and lowering your cost An overview of our green initiatives Around the world, Earth Day is celebrated on April 22 as a way to show support for protecting our environment. At Piedmont Electric, we recognize that it’s part of our job to be a… Read More»

Go green here in our community

Here at Piedmont Electric, we want to help you reduce your carbon footprint not just once a year, but every day. Help the planet and your wallet with these easy methods for going green: Time-of-day rates When you sign up for our time-of-day rates, you’ll pay a lower rate for… Read More»

National Lineman Appreciation Day 2019

Help us celebrate our linemen Every year on the second Monday in April, electric cooperatives across the country take time to thank and honor the dedicated linemen who work to keep the lights on in our communities. Celebrated on April 8 this year, National Lineman Appreciation Day is a time… Read More»

Happy National Chili Day

We all know February for that one special holiday – National Chili Day! Today, our chili loving employees competed in a fierce chili cookoff to celebrate. Congratulations to Bonnie who took first place with her Keto White Chicken Chili recipe! Keto White Chicken Chili This Keto White Chicken Chili is… Read More»

Spring energy saving tips

Plant the seeds for an energy-efficient spring The ground is beginning to thaw, the birds are chirping and the sun is setting a little later each day; spring is just around the corner! With the weather changing, it’s important to remember that your energy habits should change as well. Here… Read More»

Join us for the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Members

Our annual meeting is just around the corner. Keep an eye on your mailbox for the April issue of Carolina Country which will include your annual meeting registration card and information on our new voting process. We hope to see you there. You are invited! Annual Meeting of the Members… Read More»

Types of heat pumps

There are three main types of heat pump systems. Use the information below to determine the system that’s best suited for your climate and home. Air-source heat pumps Most commonly used heat pumps. Moves heat rather than converting it from a fuel like combustion heating systems do. Can reduce heating… Read More»

Planned outage

Power outage could last up to four hours. We have found an issue with an insulator at the Eno delivery point with Duke Energy that must be repaired. Our crews will need to deenergize the line for up to four hours to complete the work which will begin at 12:01… Read More»