Empowering Dreams: Walton EMC’s Generosity Fuels Opportunity
The Walton EMC Charity Committee sets the wheels of progress in motion as it presents $46,000 to the Boys and Girls Club of Walton County. Using the funds to purchase additional transportation will pave the way for more students to participate in the program. Together, we’re driving positive change and expanding horizons for the youth of our community.
Battery Storage: What is it and how can it help the grid?
B-E-S-S. Have you heard of it? It stands for battery energy storage system, and one day it could help improve the reliability of the electric grid. “Advancements in BESS technology have the potential to make the energy that Walton EMC delivers more reliable, affordable and sustainable,” said Jeff Pratt, vice president of emerging technologies for […]
Operation Round Up puts another $95,080 into Communities
Taking an active role in demonstrating the cooperative principle of “Concern for Community,” the customer-owners of Walton EMC are sharing $95,080 to support area organizations and their projects. Co-op members participating in the Operation Round Up community assistance program voluntarily round their monthly electric bill to the next whole dollar. The resulting change — an […]
Plugged In: Why Can’t I Place a Sign on a Power Pole?
Answer: Attaching items to an electric pole is dangerous for you and also life-threatening to the Walton EMC professional line workers who maintain your electricity. Unauthorized pole attachments also violate the National Electrical Safety Code. When you post signs or attach items like basketball hoops or lights to a pole, you’re at risk of exposure […]
Information About Your Walton EMC Payments
We have updated our automated calling system that allows customers to make payments over the phone. If you use this service, please ensure your credit card or banking information is current by visiting: billing.waltonemc.com/onlineportal/Customer-Login. Customers can easily make one-time payments or set up automated payments on this page.
Energy Savers October 2023
Replacing any incandescent bulb used more than one hour per day with a LED bulb can reduce lighting costs by 50–80%
Doing Double Duty: Light Bulb Security Cameras
Adding another layer of home security can be as simple as screwing in a light bulb. Providing both illumination and discreet video surveillance simultaneously, light bulbs with built-in video cameras are an easy and inexpensive way to keep watch on the interior and exterior of your home. Twisting the bulb into a standard light fixture […]
Don’t Let Scammers Trick You
Beware the tricksters! This is no Halloween prank. Con artists intent on stealing your money are posing as Walton EMC employees. The Georgia Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division reports an increase in scams targeting Georgia utility users, including Walton EMC customer-owners. Awareness is the best way to prevent these crimes. The most common utility scam […]
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