(Cumming, GA, April 24, 2018) The Sawnee Electric Membership Foundation (Foundation) announced today that it recently awarded twenty-six (26) local high school seniors each with a $4,500 scholarship in support of its mission to support educational endeavors in the areas served by Sawnee EMC. “Our Youth Scholarship Program is the perfect example of what the Foundation and Sawnee EMC are all about; which is our commitment to being a partner and supporter in the local communities we serve.” States Blake House, Vice President of Sawnee EMC’s Member Services.
CUMMING, GA (April 20, 2018) – Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation (Sawnee) announced today that its Board of Directors recently approved for the Corporation to participate in four (4) new large solar facilities, totaling 194 Megawatts (MW).
These solar projects are being developed in the southern part of Georgia for Green Power EMC, a not-for-profit cooperative founded in 2001 by electric cooperatives, like Sawnee, to solicit, screen and recommend renewable power agreements to participating members.
(Cumming, March 5, 2018) - Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation (Sawnee EMC) announced today that it now offers residential and small commercial members the opportunity to purchase solar energy under a new program called “Virtual Solar”. The energy will come directly from several utility scale solar projects in Georgia, with whom Sawnee EMC has agreements to purchase the output.
Energy Efficiency Brochures
Take advantage of our new Energy Efficiency Brochures; they include a wealth of cost-saving information and tips which are beneficial to both residential and commercial members.
Home Energy Savings Guide (PDF) - This popular brochure provides Sawnee EMC members with valuable tips to help track and manage consumption by evaluating their home and identify questionable usage.
101 Easy Ways to Save Energy and Money (PDF) – This brochure provides Sawnee EMC members with 101 easy ways to save energy in their home.
Questions to Ask When Replacing Your HVAC (PDF) – This brochure helps the Sawnee EMC member who has a 10 – 20 year old HVAC unit and is contemplating its replacement.
Commercial Energy Savings Guide (PDF) – This popular, easy to read brochure deals with the tough task of educating commercial customers on managing the energy usage at their place of business.