Georgia has Sun power!
Did you know that Georgia ranks in the top ten states for solar electric capacity? Take advantage of Georgia's "sun power" with Cooperative Solar... without installing or maintaining any equipment. Through our partnership with Green Power EMC, we are able to offer increased reliability and availability!
Cooperative Solar allows you to reap the benefits of clean energy by adding affordable and renewable solar power to your monthly energy mix. No maintenance. No hassles. Even renters can participate!
Cooperative Solar is available in 1-kilowatt (kW) blocks at an affordable $19 per month, per block. You will receive a credit on your monthly bill for kilowatt-hours (kWh) generated by your solar energy block(s).
Call 770-775-7857 or 1-800-222-4877 to learn more about adding solar energy to your monthly energy mix.
Considering installing solar panels on your home? Here are a few considerations. If you have questions, we are glad to help!
2021 Annual Meeting recap
Creativity, ingenuity, and teamwork delivered an exceptional Annual Meeting experience for members.
Checkout by paygo
Introducing Checkout by PayGo, an easy, convenient way to pay your electric bill while you run your errands!
Pay your bill where you shop, with over 50,000 retail locations nationwide. Here's how it works:
- Click on the button below to obtain your unique barcode.
- Take it with you where you shop.
- Make a cash payment at the cash register. Your payment is instantly applied to your CGEMC bill.
If you have questions about Checkout by PayGo, contact us, and a customer representative will be glad to assist you. 770-775-7857.
Service Charge Adjustment Effective October 1, 2021
Effective with October 1, 2021, billings, Central Georgia EMC’s monthly service charge for residential accounts will change from $34 to $37. The monthly charge for general service and commercial accounts will also increase by $3. This change is part of a continuous effort to align charges with operational and wholesale power costs.
The service charge covers portions of costs associated with account administration, power distribution, capacity, and other related expenses. Despite this adjustment, Central Georgia EMC remains one of the lowest-cost electric providers in all of Georgia.
See what a little bit of pocket change can do for your community! Join us today by simply rounding up your electric bill to the next dollar.
In August, the Central Georgia EMC Foundation awarded $17,500 in grants to charitable organizations in our territory.
- DDD Foundation, Inc: $3,000 - To assist with dental expenses for indigent developmentally disabled patients.
- Griffin Area Resource Center: $5,000 - To purchase a vending machine that will allow program participants to begin a small business venture.
- JHS Volleyball Spike Club: $1,000 - To purchase team equipment.
- Manna from Above: $3,000 - To purchase food for the Touch of Love Backpack Buddies program.
- Red Cross of Northeast Georgia: $500 - To support the Disaster Recovery Fund.
- Special Olympics Georgia: $2,500 - To help sponsor participants in a weekend-long state competition and health screenings.
- Spectrum Abilities: $2,500 - To support the Transitioning to Adulthood Program designed for special needs individuals.
Qualifying 501(c)(3) organizations in our service territory are invited to submit an application to the Central Georgia EMC Foundation.
Through Operation Round Up, our members support local organizations with a mission to make our communities even better places to live, work, and dream big. By simply rounding up your monthly electric bill to the next dollar, you can join in! Our pennies add up to make BIG CHANGE!
Qualifying organizations are invited to submit an application to the Operation Round Up Foundation. The Foundation Board will review grant requests and administer the funds, based on the merit of each grant application and available funds.
September co-op connections deals
Your Pets Are Family. Keep Them Healthy with Co-op Connections!
With Healthy Paws Pet Insurance and Foundation, you can give your pet the best medical care possible. Our top-rated pet insurance plan covers everything that matters, including accidents, illnesses, cancer, emergency care, genetic conditions, and alternative care.
- No caps on annual or lifetime payouts
- Speedy claim payments
- Use any licensed vet
Co-op Connections members receive 10 percent off regular rates.
Add Your Local Business
Local businesses are invited to join the Co-op Connections program! Click the link below. It is simple and free!
Energy used for cooling and heating your home makes up the largest portion of your monthly energy bills. By combining regular equipment maintenance and upgrades with recommended insulation, air sealing, and thermostat settings, you can save about 30% on your energy bills while helping our environment.