What's Happening

September 28, 2016

Duck River EMC launches broadband feasibility study

The future of rural America in the 21st Century depends on broadband connectivity. This is why Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) has launched a broadband feasibility study in its service area. Information will be gathered from various sources, including surveys and meetings with business and community leaders. The goal is to identify opportunities to READ MORE

TVA, DREMC rate adjustments start Oct. 1

Rate adjustments go into effect Oct. 1 for Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) residential members and commercial-industrial accounts. In addition, the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) will implement a wholesale rate increase. The TVA Board of Directors in September approved a 2% hike in the wholesale cost of power. This translates to approximately 1.5% retail READ MORE

September 2, 2016

September peak demand could occur Tuesday

Highest electricity demand for the month is predicted to occur on Tuesday, Sept. 6, from 3-5 p.m. across the Duck River EMC service territory. Beat the Peak™ will be activated, asking co-op members to reduce their power use during the two-hour peak period. Temperatures that afternoon are forecasted to range from highs of 92 to READ MORE