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Storms with high winds left the DREMC area with three broken poles and over 1,800 members without electricity across the service area. Hardest hit areas were Cowan, Sewanee and Lynchburg. Over 400 remain without power. Extra staff has been called in to help coordinate and speed restoration...

[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] Proceeds from the plates to fund non-profit that supports lineworkers and their families following an injury or fatality The state of Tennessee recently released a specialty license plate that honors the service and sacrifice of Tennessee’s electric lineworkers....

As the weather turns cooler, it’s time to prepare your home for winter. Frigid temperatures, arctic winds, snow, sleet and ice are just around the corner. Take steps now to winterize your home, and you’ll not only stay cozy all winter long, you’ll also save energy...

Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) made a year-long commitment to educate and inform their consumer-members about their Co-op Connections discount program and their mobile app. According to the electric cooperative, the Co-op Connections card, provided free to DREMC electric consumers, provides discounts at many...

Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) has scheduled a six-hour planned voltage conversion for members living in the Lynchburg area on Tuesday, November 19, 2019. The conversion, scheduled from 8:00 a.m. until approximately 2:00 p.m., will result in a power outage and is necessary to convert...

[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] ATTENTION DREMC MEMBERS: We have planned an outage in the Rutledge Falls area of Coffee County on Wednesday, Nov. 6, from 1 PM until 4 PM affecting approximately 400 members. This outage is necessary so our crews...

DREMC will be running a software update on Tuesday, October 22, beginning at 6:30 p.m. that will interrupt member access to online billing and payment options as well as online outage reporting. This update will also temporarily interrupt your use of DREMC's mobile app. The...

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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="1/3"][vc_column_text]Sixth grade students at Harris Middle School are studying renewable energy and solar energy this week. To add to their curriculum, teachers arranged for a close-up look at DREMC’s 25 kW solar farm located across the street...