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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Macie Lemmons and Brayden Pearson of Bedford County were sponsored by Duck River EMC to attend the Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association’s 2019 Youth Leadership Summit March 3-6 in Nashville. Delegates to the annual event received a hands-on...

Bo and Elizabeth Jackson of Marshall County were sponsored by Duck River Electric Membership Corporation to join more than 300 young people from across the state at the 2019 Young Leaders Conference Feb. 22 and 23 at the Drury Plaza Hotel in Franklin. The annual...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Today the White House delivered its 2020 budget proposal to Congress. Among the items included in this year's budget was a proposal to sell federally owned utility assets. The Tennessee Valley Public Power Association released a joint statement...

Today, March 7, beginning at 6:30 p.m., the DREMC payment portal will be unavailable while the cooperative performs a scheduled software update to improve service. The system will be offline for approximately 40 minutes. If you continue to have issues logging into your online account or...

TEMPERATURES FORCASTED TO STAY LOW DREMC Attempts to Reduce Demand from TVA, Calls for Beat the Peak Forecasts indicate that both Tuesday and Wednesday mornings’ temperatures will be in the mid to upper teens on March 5 and 6.  These temperatures, combined with higher electricity demand due to...

DREMC receives largest POWER grant for the current funding cycle of 33 awards in 9 states supporting projects ranging from recovery-to-work programs, broadband development and workforce training Today, Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) announced their receipt of a grant award totaling over $2.14 million from the...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]With just a few simple energy-efficiency improvements, you can start saving energy and reducing your monthly energy costs while creating a more comfortable home. Call 931-680-5883, and reserve your seat today! Dates, times and locations for spring 2019 have...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Duck River EMC wants to help you learn how to lower your electric bills when taking advantage of all the available resources, including the FREE In-Home Energy Audit conducted by our residential energy advisor. This free energy audit...

The TVA board of directors today announced the appointment of Jeffrey “Jeff” Lyash as the utility’s new President and Chief Executive Officer. Lyash, current President and CEO of Ontario Power Generation, will join TVA in April. In response to today’s announcement, David Callis, executive Vice President and...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Gov. Bill Lee stressed the importance of rural Tennessee while speaking with electric co-op leaders during the Tennessee Electric Cooperative Association’s 2019 Legislative Conference on Tuesday evening, Feb. 12. “I grew up in rural Tennessee, so rural issues...