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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...

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...

DREMC has planned billing system maintenance for Thursday, March 22, beginning at 5:15 pm. This is expected to last a couple of hours. During this time, our bill payment options will be unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause....

DREMC has been working on a project over the past several months to tie two substations together for improving reliability in Franklin County. To complete this power line upgrade, voltage conversions and switching must be completed, which will mean a three-hour power outage on Friday,...

Last week, Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) launched its newest youth education program, Experiments with Electricity, at Decherd Elementary School’s STEM Club after-school meeting. The students in the club, grades 3 through 5, learned how electricity is generated from our natural resources and how...