Category: News Releases

Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday & Friday, March 6-7th

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we serve, restoration… Read More»

Spring Cleaning Delivers Safe, Reliable Power

With warmer weather expected this week we know that spring is just around the corner and we are looking forward to thawing out after a chilly winter. During spring most of us take advantage of longer daylight hours by doing a little spring cleaning and yard work. But the seasonal shift isn’t… Read More»

Scholarship Deadlines are Approaching

Piedmont Electric Members with children should note the following deadlines for upcoming scholarships: Youth Tour Deadline: 03/31/2014 Boys and Girls Basketball Camps Deadline: 03/31/2014 College Scholarship Deadline: 03/31/2014

Member Alert: Telephone Scam Being Reported

Three Piedmont Electric members have recently been contacted by a fraudulent entity claiming their electric meter is faulty and needs to be replaced or their electricity would be cut off.  They are being told to purchase a green dot MoneyPak Prepaid card for a certain dollar amount and to call… Read More»

Frigid Weather will Result in Higher Bills

With our current arctic weather that we are experiencing, Piedmont Electric wants to inform members that we do not anticipate any wide spread disruption of power due to the frigid temperatures; however, members should expect higher than usual electric bills due to this extreme colder weather.  We encourage our members… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Awards $1.2 Million Loan to City of Mebane

  January 6, 2014 – The fire department of Mebane, North Carolina will soon be better prepared for emergencies with the help of Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation. Piedmont Electric awarded the city a $1,268,000 zero interest loan that will be used to purchase two fire trucks, as well as other… Read More»

Piedmont Electric Holiday Office Hours

Piedmont Electric wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday season!  Please note that our offices will be closed December 24th and 25th for Christmas and January 1st for New Year’s. To reach us during normal office hours: Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm: 800.222.3107 If you power goes out, call us at… Read More»

Holiday Safety Tips

Santa Claus isn’t the only one traveling during the holiday season; many of you will be adding points to frequent flier miles, hitting the roads, or “walking over the river and through the woods.” Wherever you are traveling and however you choose to get there, it is important to keep… Read More»