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Baldwin EMC to Host 13th Annual Power of Giving Drive

    Once again, Baldwin EMC is calling on members of the community to celebrate the season of giving by rolling up their sleeves to save lives. The co-op will host the 13th annual Power of Giving blood, coat and non-perishable food drive at the Baldwin EMC headquarters office in Summerdale on Thursday, Nov. 29. “We’re asking […]

    Baldwin EMC Honors Shining Star Students for August and September

    Baldwin EMC Honors Shining Star Students for August and September

    Baldwin EMC is excited to announce the latest recipients of the Shining Star Student award. These students were nominated for displaying the Touchstone Energy characteristics of integrity, innovation, accountability and commitment to community. Kayleigh Jones, an eighth grade student at Summerdale School, was named Baldwin EMC’s Shining Star Student of the Month for August. She […]

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    We Appreciate Your Membership

      From the Board of Trustees “Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it.” In the spirit of this quote by author William Arthur Ward, we’d like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude for your membership in our electric cooperative. Because of your connection to Baldwin EMC, […]

      Baldwin EMC to Host 3rd Annual Coat Drive with Power of Giving Campaign

        Baldwin EMC will once again accept new and gently used children’s coats this holiday season to donate to younger members of the community in need of a coat to stay warm. From Nov. 1 through Nov. 29, the cooperative is hosting a children’s coat drive and will be taking donations at all three offices. “When […]

        Baldwin EMC Holds Annual Meeting

        Baldwin EMC Holds Annual Meeting

          Photo: Baldwin EMC CEO Karen Moore recognizes veterans in attendance at the 2018 Annual Meeting. (SUMMERDALE, Ala.) – Baldwin EMC held its 2018 Annual Meeting on Friday, November 2. The meeting included voting in elections for trustees and bylaw revisions. Joseph Coleman of Robertsdale was re-elected to another term representing District 2, Tommie Werneth of Orange […]

          Baldwin EMC Crews to Assist Alabama Co-op in Power Restoration

            Baldwin EMC will be sending up to 35 employees to assist Wiregrass Electric Cooperative (WEC) in power restoration efforts following the landfall of Hurricane Michael. The crews will depart from the co-op’s Summerdale headquarters at 5 a.m. on Thursday, October 11, and will include employees from the right of way, engineering and warehouse departments, in […]

            If Only All Businesses Thought Like Cooperatives

              Baldwin EMC CEO Karen Moore Think of your favorite grocery store chain. You probably go there once or twice a week (maybe more), and like the typical American family, spend quite a bit of money in the process. Now imagine it’s the end of the year, and that favorite grocery store sends you a refund […]

              Are You Ready for Some Football?

                From the Board of Trustees Fall in Alabama. It’s a time for festivals celebrating everything from shrimp to bluegrass. It’s a time for cooler temperatures, kids going back to school and pumpkinflavored… well, everything. There’s something else in the fall that can simultaneously bring families together and cause the fiercest of divisions, at times within […]

                Baldwin EMC Reports All Outages Restored

                Baldwin EMC Reports All Outages Restored

                  As of 1:30 p.m., Baldwin EMC announced it has restored all outages caused by Tropical Storm Gordon. Some of the outages were located in or near high water, which delayed restoration efforts, but crews worked diligently until all power was back on. Baldwin EMC employees also answered phones, monitored outages, dispatched crews and provided additional […]

                  BALDWIN EMC TROPICAL STORM GORDON OUTAGE UPDATE

                    As of 8:30 a.m., Baldwin EMC announced it has approximately 128 outages due to Tropical Storm Gordon. Some of the outages are located in or near high water, which is impacting restoration efforts. Line crews worked throughout the night in tropical storm conditions to restore power to Baldwin EMC members. Baldwin EMC officials warn members […]

                    Baldwin EMC Tropical Storm Gordon Outage Update

                      As of 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday, September 4, 2018, Baldwin EMC announced it has more than 1,550 members still without power due to Tropical Storm Gordon. Line crews have worked throughout the evening in tropical storm conditions restoring power. They will continue working through the night as long as conditions allow. The Baldwin EMC Control […]

                      Baldwin EMC Still Experiencing Outages and Unsafe Conditions

                        As of 10:00 p.m., Baldwin EMC announced it has approximately 3,400 members still without power due to Tropical Storm Gordon. Line crews have worked throughout the evening in tropical storm conditions restoring power. They will continue working as long as it is safe to do so. According to Baldwin EMC spokesperson Mark Ingram, many of […]