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Mar 05, 2015, 12:30 ET

Georgia Leaders Recognized For Bringing Electricity To Other Parts Of The World

 Georgia Electric Membership Corp. and Coweta-Fayette EMC recently received the 2015 International Award from the National Rural Electric...

Feb 20, 2015, 05:05 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Clear Most Outages and Brace for Another Winter Storm

 EMCs restored service to 4,900 customers overnight who lost power following a winter storm that wreaked havoc on power lines and power poles...

Feb 19, 2015, 20:20 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Enter Last Stages of Restoration

 EMCs have entered the final stages of restoration and restored service to 126,500 customers in northeast Georgia who lost power after a winter...

Feb 19, 2015, 15:20 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Enter Latter Stages of Restoration

 Since 5 a.m. today, EMCs have restored power to 9,600 customers in heavily damaged parts of northeast Georgia where ice still clings to trees...

Feb 19, 2015, 05:20 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Make More Progress Overnight

 In the overnight hours, EMC crews restored service to another 9,000 customers in northeast Georgia, an area which experienced severe damage...

Feb 18, 2015, 20:26 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Continue to Restore Service

 Since 5 a.m. today, EMCs have restored power to 26,500 customers in isolated and hard-to-reach areas in northeast Georgia, a portion of the...

Feb 18, 2015, 17:05 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Making Great Progress Today

 At 4 p.m., EMCs are reporting approximately 39,500 customers without power, down from 57,500 earlier today. Since Monday night, EMCs have...

Feb 18, 2015, 10:50 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Continue to Clear Outages

 At 10 a.m., there are approximately 53,000 EMC customers without power, down from 134,000 at the height of the storm. EMCs have worked around...

Feb 18, 2015, 05:40 ET

Electric Membership Cooperative (EMC) Line Crews Worked Throughout the Night

 EMC crews made great progress overnight. As of 5 a.m. EMCs report approximately 57,500 customers without power, down from 79,000 late last...

Feb 17, 2015, 20:20 ET

Electric Membership Cooperative (EMC) Outages Continue to Decline

 Since 5 a.m. today, electric membership cooperative (EMC) crews have restored power to 55,000 customers in hard-to-reach and remote areas of...

Feb 17, 2015, 15:15 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Restore Power to Thousands

 As of 2:30 p.m., Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 89,000 customers in northeast Georgia without...

Feb 17, 2015, 10:15 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Making Progress in Power Restoration

As of 10 a.m., Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 115,000 customers in northeast Georgia without power,...

Feb 17, 2015, 05:15 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Report Severe Damage and Thousands Without Power

 As of 5 a.m., Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 134,000 customers in north Georgia without power,...

Feb 16, 2015, 22:30 ET

Electric Membership Cooperatives (EMCs) Report 64,000 Outages

 As of 10 p.m., Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 63,000 customers in north Georgia without power,...

Feb 16, 2015, 20:00 ET

Electric Membership Corporations (EMCs) Report Outages

 As of 7:30 p.m., Georgia's electric membership corporations (EMCs) are reporting approximately 15,000 customers in north Georgia without power...

Feb 20, 2014, 19:28 ET

Georgia's Electric Membership Corporations Outage Update

As of 6:00 p.m. today, Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting less than 100 customers without power as a result of snow...

Feb 18, 2014, 11:43 ET

Georgia's Electric Membership Corporations Outage Update

As of 11:00 a.m. today, Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 4300 customers without power as a result of...

Feb 17, 2014, 11:20 ET

Georgia's Electric Membership Corporations Outage Update

 As of 11:00 a.m. today, Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 10,500 customers without power as a...

Feb 16, 2014, 11:08 ET

Georgia's Electric Membership Corporations Outage Update

As of 11:00 a.m. today, Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 20,800 customers without power as a result of...

Feb 15, 2014, 11:12 ET

Georgia's Electric Membership Corporations Outage Update

As of 11:00 a.m. today, Georgia's electric membership cooperatives (EMCs) are reporting approximately 37,500 customers without power as a result of...