Category: News Releases

American Red Cross Blood Drive – July 25, 2019

Give more life. Sign up to help your community by donating at one of our upcoming blood drives! The American Red Cross will be at both our Hillsborough and Roxboro office locations on Thursday, July 25 from 11:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   Hillsborough: 2500 NC HWY 86 S Hillsborough,… Read More»

Meet our new Piedmont Electric board directors

As a locally owned and operated co-op, our board of directors is made up of members just like you! Because we’re run by people who live and work in our communities and who understand our local values, you can be sure our members’ best interest is always our priority. We’d… Read More»

Buddy Goes to High School

  The first day of high school is a nerve-racking experience even for the most prepared student and local student Buddy is no exception. The only difference is that Buddy is a three-year-old bearded dragon. For the past three years, Buddy has been an exemplary pupil at Stoney Creek Elementary… Read More»

July 4th savings

Save some green while you celebrate the red, white and blue! Independence Day is just around the corner and Americans across the country are preparing for a day of backyard picnics, parades and fireworks. When you’re out celebrating our nation’s birthday, don’t forget to put these energy-saving best practices to… Read More»

Tap into a clean energy source this summer

As a cooperative, Piedmont Electric strives to “go green” not only in how we operate, but also in the options we provide to you. Our community solar program allows you to tap into the clean energy of the sun and reduce your carbon footprint! What is community solar? Community solar… Read More»

Prepare now for summer storms

Traditionally, summer makes people think about spending time on the beach, grilling outside and baseball games. It’s easy to forget about dangerous summer storms until they’re upon us. This year take a few simple steps to prepare for summer storms so that by the time they hit, all you have… Read More»

Summer savings checklist

Going out of town this summer? There are a lot of things to remember when planning a trip, from travel logistics to what to pack in your suitcase, but don’t forget to take a few extra steps to reduce energy use in your home while you’re gone. Mark off the… Read More»