Author: gina warren

Ten area high school juniors will tour Washington, D.C., June 8-14 as winners of DREMC’s Washington Youth Tour Writing Contest. Students wrote short stories on “Electric Cooperative: Going Beyond the Wires.” Winners of DREMC's writing contest are shown in the photos below. They are, from left,...

Online payment options make paying your monthly electric bills fast, easy and convenient. Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) reminds its members to use our secure, online payment portal on our website if you plan to pay your electric bill online. [caption id="attachment_25553" align="alignright" width="480"] From...

Today’s temperature and electric load are edging higher than first predicted. With afternoon temps reaching 90 degrees or above in our service area and higher electricity demand due to home cooling, conditions could produce another possible peak for DREMC. The Beat the Peak™ alert window on Tuesday, May 15 is...

Hey Forecasts indicate that Friday afternoons temperatures will be one of the warmest afternoons of the month so far. A projected afternoon high of near 88 degrees combined with higher electricity demand due to home cooling, could produce a monthly peak for Duck River Electric Membership...

On Monday around 2:30 p.m., heavy rains took a toll on a small portion of the Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) service area in Bedford County, which resulted in a teamwork effort between electric co-op employees and the swift-water rescue crew from the Bedford...

Electric cooperative leaders took the voices of their members to Capitol Hill this week ensuring that our legislators understand the needs of rural Tennessee residents and other cooperative members across the nation. “From energy and economic development to broadband and rural commerce, electric co-ops have a...

[caption id="attachment_25440" align="alignright" width="296"] Fallen trees and limbs damage power lines resulting in many without power during last night's storm. Circled here is just one case of the damaged power lines across the area along Vaughn Lane in Cowan, TN.[/caption] Last night’s thunderstorm rumbled through the...