New Member Information

Welcome to Duck River Electric
Membership Corporation!

Duck River Electric Membership Corporation, formed in 1936, is an electric cooperative owned by the members we serve and serving an area of approximately 2,500 square miles. Our headquarters office is located in Shelbyville with branch offices located in Manchester, Decherd, Sewanee, Lewisburg, Chapel Hill, Columbia and Lynchburg.

DREMC exists today to distribute quality electricity at the lowest possible cost, promote and facilitate economic development and enhance the quality of life for our members. Our electric cooperative’s values center around providing reliable electricity to all members and making sure our programs and services are convenient and affordable. We are committed to the communities we serve. It is the cooperative business model that separates us from other utility providers and makes the cooperative difference!

We currently purchase power from the Tennessee Valley Authority and supply over 77,000 members with virtually trouble-free electric service. Our employees do what it takes to make sure you have electric service 24/7/365.

I encourage you to read the contents of this folder. Acquaint yourself with the many services, policies and procedures necessary to make your electric cooperative one of the best in the nation as we strive to meet your electrical service needs in one of the fastest-growing areas in Tennessee.

Retain this information for future reference, but remember, if at any time you should have questions or concerns, please feel free to contact any DREMC employee or board member.

On behalf of our employees and board directors, I welcome you to DREMC!

Scott Spence
President and CEO