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“Bright Futures Ahead”

Greenwell Springs, LA – Throughout May, DEMCO spotlights the Class of 2020 with a campaign to acknowledge and celebrate graduates. “Congrats Class of 2020: Bright Futures Ahead!” is featured on ten billboards in DEMCO service area locations, on radio, and yard sign landscape displays fronting DEMCO district offices.

“Our members know that DEMCO is more than... read more

Greenwell Springs, LA –DEMCO website provides COVID-19 specific resources, information, and hyperlinks for business and residential members at DEMCO.org/member-services/everything-our-power.

It’s important to get information in front of everyone especially during these financially challenging times.

“We’ve compiled and categorized resources for our business and residential... read more

Donates surgical masks and provides meals to hospitals

Greenwell Springs, LA – During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and in all emergency situations, DEMCO has a strong track record of preparing for and responding to a variety of emergencies.

“Although this situation is unique from what we’ve experienced in the past, our existing Emergency Response Plan is able to address... read more

Save Energy Save Money

Greenwell Springs, LA – As a result of COVID-19 many Americans are adjusting to a new normal – and that includes being home a lot more than before. There are lots of energy-efficiency tips that can help lower monthly electric bills without jeopardizing safety or comfort.

“Being home 24/7 - and being mindful of the energy you use - will help you take control... read more

Business Operations Continue

Greenwell Springs, LA – Out of an abundance of caution due to the threat of COVID-19 - and for the health and safety of our members, employees and the general public - DEMCO drive-thru service and lobbies are closed until further notice. Dropboxes remain open at all district office locations.

"Our business operations will continue, including our field... read more

Dear Member:

While we know this is a difficult and anxious time for all of us, rest assured that your co-op is on solid ground.

DEMCO operations will continue to keep our members in power.

We are grateful for each member and thankful for your patience and understanding as we communicate the effect of each new development and precautions associated with the COVID-19... read more

Greenwell Springs, LA – Out of an abundance of caution due to the threat of COVID-19 - and for the health and safety of our members, employees and the general public due to the threat of COVID-19 - DEMCO lobbies are closed until further notice. Drive-thru service will continue at DEMCO district offices in Central, Zachary, Livingston and Galvez, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily.

“We are... read more

Greenwell Springs, LA – DEMCO—a locally owned electric cooperative, community-focused entity, and steward of critical infrastructure—has a crucial role to play in responding to the burgeoning coronavirus pandemic.

“DEMCO is monitoring the threat of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and taking steps now to prepare in the event there is a significant impact in our communities. We aim to maintain... read more

Greenwell Springs, LA – Dixie Electric Membership Corporation (DEMCO) announced scholarship awards totaling $42,500 in the amount of $2,500 to each of seventeen member-students for the 2019/2020 academic year, listed below.

Benjamin Bateman, Louisiana State University; Jacob Cheatwood, Louisiana State University, Robert Chedville, Louisiana State University, Raena Disney, Louisiana Tech... read more