Articles tagged with '' & 'latest' & 'News' & 'scholarship' | Jackson EMC

Newsroom Jackson EMC (,latest,News,scholarship)

2024
February
21,
2024
| 09:18 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC recently honored local homebuilders with awards for constructing new homes to the cooperative’s Right Choice standards for energy efficiency and comfort.Right Choice homes are built exclusively in Jackson EMC’s service area. To earn the R...
Read more
Tags
February
20,
2024
| 10:58 AM America/New_York
The Food Bank of Northeast Georgia recently held its annual Empty Bowls luncheon in Athens. Jackson EMC was a sponsor of the event and several employees attended. Jackson EMC was also recognized with the “Place of Plenty” Award by the nonprofit organ...
Read more
February
13,
2024
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
How solar energy gets to homes Imagine you’re traveling along a roadway when you notice a large field of solar panels. Have you ever wondered how the panels convert sunlight to electricity? Follow how the sun’s energy travels from a solar panel to yo...
Read more
February
13,
2024
| 09:58 AM America/New_York
Do you have a prize-worthy recipe? We love receiving your favorite recipes to share with fellow members in JEMCO News. We’ve been sharing member-submitted recipes in JEMCO News and in our vintage cookbook, “Watt’s Cookin’ on the Line,” for decades. W...
Read more
Tags
February
13,
2024
| 09:57 AM America/New_York
You may be familiar with contacting Georgia 811 before you dig. Did you know 811 should also be contacted when working near overhead power lines? When a piece of equipment touches a power line, the equipment becomes energized. Electricity can travel ...
Read more
February
13,
2024
| 09:56 AM America/New_York
Scammers are known to target utility customers to get their financial information or receive money with threats of disconnecting their electric service. Many of these scams are done through digital methods, such as text messages or emails.Jackson EMC...
Read more
Tags
February
13,
2024
| 09:37 AM America/New_York
Are you considering your options for renewable energy? Before transforming your home’s rooftop with solar panels, check out the tools on our website to guide you on your journey:Cooperative Solar Take out the stress of installing solar panels at your...
Read more
Tags
February
13,
2024
| 08:36 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC's PrePay program allows you to pay for electricity before you use it, empowering you to recharge your account with the payment amount of your choice. Enroll in PrePay and enjoy the benefits of:Flexible Payments: Make smaller, more frequen...
Read more
Tags
February
13,
2024
| 08:32 AM America/New_York
Whether it’s a friendly voice on the phone or providing you with reliable electric service, customer satisfaction means different things to different people. You may be grateful for a customer service representative assisting with a question about yo...
Read more
January
24,
2024
| 11:34 AM America/New_York
Banks County High School senior Luke Johnson won the North Region Area 2 EMC/FFA Agricultural Education Career Development Event, a wiring competition, and will advance to the state competition. Jackson EMC is a sponsor of the event.Students complete...
Read more
Tags
January
19,
2024
| 14:30 PM America/New_York
The Jackson EMC Foundation is hosting a board leadership training series in partnership with the Athens Area Community Foundation. It consists of four tailored workshops designed to train nonprofit leaders and board members. Trainings are focused on ...
Read more
Tags
January
11,
2024
| 16:06 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC is closely monitoring the weather forecast and the potential impact on our area from thunderstorms and winds on Friday, January 12. We are ready to respond if conditions warrant.  Storm projections are still developing, but recent updates...
Read more
Tags
January
09,
2024
| 11:07 AM America/New_York
Are you a weekend warrior who likes to get a bunch of things off your to-do list in a single weekend? If home improvements are on your to-do list, consider some energy-saving projects that could be completed in a day or less. With seasonal cold weath...
Read more
January
09,
2024
| 11:06 AM America/New_York
Don’t let weather changes affect your monthly electric bill. Embrace peace of mind and predictable budgeting with Jackson EMC’s budget billing program, which allows you to pay the same amount each month. In winter and summer months, heating and air c...
Read more
Tags
January
09,
2024
| 11:06 AM America/New_York
When winter storms strike with ice and very cold temperatures, the possibility of power outages increases. During a power outage, Jackson EMC works to restore power as quickly as conditions and safety procedures allow. You can take these steps to pre...
Read more
January
09,
2024
| 11:05 AM America/New_York
Did you know that EMC Security can often use the components of your existing security to save you money?Unlike many other security companies that insist on selling you an entirely new system, EMC Security strives to maximize your existing wiring and ...
Read more
January
09,
2024
| 11:04 AM America/New_York
High school sophomores and juniors, are you ready for an unforgettable journey? As a Jackson EMC delegate on the Washington Youth Tour, you’ll explore the capital’s iconic landmarks, museums and meet with members of Congress. Immerse yourself in lead...
Read more
January
09,
2024
| 10:51 AM America/New_York
You’re probably familiar with Punxsutawney Phil, the celebrated groundhog who predicts if winter will stick around or spring will come early. Punxsutawney Phil, the weather-predicting groundhog, made his debut in 1886 and he was given the title, “Pun...
Read more
2023
December
18,
2023
| 08:52 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC is helping teachers bring exciting ideas to life in their classrooms with the Bright Ideas grant program. This year, the cooperative awarded 48 grants to teachers in 30 schools totaling $73,600. The Bright Ideas grant program awards up to...
Read more
December
18,
2023
| 08:52 AM America/New_York
If you’re making your list and checking it twice, be sure to check off the ways you can save energy this winter. Here are some ways you can trim back on your energy use and save money for gift-giving:1. Keep your thermostat set to 68 degrees. This is...
Read more
December
18,
2023
| 08:51 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC is a cooperative, which means we're owned by the members we serve. We don't have investors or shareholders, so we don't make a profit for anyone else. We use the money we receive to fund the services needed to bring you reliable electrici...
Read more
Tags
December
18,
2023
| 08:51 AM America/New_York
Walter Harrison Scholarship Applications Now OpenLooking for ways to help pay for college? Georgia students pursuing post-secondary education at colleges and technical schools can apply for the $1,000 Walter Harrison scholarship, which is awarded bas...
Read more
Tags
December
18,
2023
| 08:50 AM America/New_York
This time of year, we make our homes brighter. As the glow of festive lights brightens our homes and hearts during this special time of year, we are reminded of the warmth that comes from gathering with friends and family, reflecting and expressing g...
Read more
December
18,
2023
| 07:01 AM America/New_York
The MyJacksonEMC website will have a new look, starting January 8. The revamped website will be easier to navigate and have a simpler look similar to the mobile app. Manage your account, pay your bill, monitor daily energy use, report an outage, and ...
Read more
December
15,
2023
| 10:51 AM America/New_York
Jackson Electric Membership Corporation has been ranked highest in customer satisfaction among electric cooperatives by the J.D. Power 2023 Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study.The national J.D. Power study distinguishes Jackson E...
Read more
Tags
December
12,
2023
| 10:29 AM America/New_York
Jackson Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) is accepting applications for the annual Washington Youth Tour, sponsored by the nation’s electric cooperatives. Jackson EMC will send four student delegates on an all-expense paid leadership development ...
Read more
December
01,
2023
| 09:25 AM America/New_York
Approximately 235,000 current and former members of Jackson EMC will receive their share of a total of $15 million in margin refund checks in December.After this December’s refund, Jackson EMC will have refunded $204 million in margin refunds to its ...
Read more
Tags
November
17,
2023
| 13:26 PM America/New_York
More than $1.1 Million Member Donations Invested in the Community This Year. Your impact in the community is amazing. Thanks to your contributions to Operation Round Up®, the Jackson EMC Foundation has awarded grants to organizations making a differe...
Read more
November
17,
2023
| 13:26 PM America/New_York
Finding a deal on energy-efficient products is easier than you think, thanks to the Jackson EMC Marketplace. Jackson EMC members can receive instant rebates on smart thermostats purchased through the Jackson EMC Marketplace. You can also find deals o...
Read more
November
17,
2023
| 13:25 PM America/New_York
Going electric introduces a new aspect to owning a car – the process of charging your EV at home. A new townhome development in Gwinnett County is making that process a little easier for homebuyers.Rockfern Place in Norcross is Jackson EMC’s first “E...
Read more
Tags
ev