About Us

 
 

You are now a member/owner of Coweta-Fayette EMC, the company that supplies your electric service. For over 50 years, we’ve been supplying electricity to homes and businesses in one of American’s fastest growing regions. Just as importantly, we’ve managed to keep electric rates low and provide reliable service.

Please take a few minutes to look over our website. It provides useful information about your cooperative and how it works. Included is an introduction to our subsidiaries: True Natural Gas, and Relyco, which provides a wide variety of products and services. To make your life easier, all of these services can be added to just one bill each month. Imagine the time you’ll save by writing fewer checks!

I’ll look forward to seeing you at the EMC’s Annual Meeting in the fall – an annual event you won’t want to miss! It’s a day that the entire family can enjoy and one that members anticipate all year long. It’s also a great time to meet the board of directors and have a say in how your cooperative is managed.

We’re glad to have you as a customer and as a member. You made a wise decision in locating your home and/or business here, and we look forward to serving you for many years to come. Please feel free to call on us with any questions you have, or for further information on any of the services provided by your EMC, Relyco, and True Natural Gas.

Sincerely,

Chris Stephens, CEO

Oglethorpe Power Corporation (OPC) is one of the nation’s largest wholesale power supply cooperatives, with approximately $11 billion in assets and annual revenue exceeding $1 billion. Oglethorpe Power is owned by 38 retail electric distribution Members in the state of Georgia, each of which has a take-or-pay wholesale power supply contract with Oglethorpe Power, under which Oglethorpe Power supplies the Members with a significant portion of their annual electric energy needs. These long-term wholesale power supply contracts provide the underpinning for Oglethorpe Power’s financial strength.

With approximately $11 billion in assets, we’re among the nation’s largest power supply cooperatives and one of the primary energy producers in Georgia, generating power for 38 electric membership corporations and the approximate 4.1 million people they serve.

Our Mission Statement

To enhance the quality of life in our community by safely providing dependable, reasonably priced electricity and exceptional
customer service for our member-owners.

Company Overview

Oglethorpe Power Corporation operates as an electric cooperative in the United States. The company offers wholesale electric power to 38 retail electric distribution cooperative members. Its members are local consumer-owned distribution cooperatives that provide retail electric service on a not-for-profit basis to approximately 4.1 million residential, commercial, and industrial consumers. The company has interests in 31 generating units, fueled by nuclear, coal, gas, oil, and water, as well as operates and manages 6 gas-fired generating units on behalf of Smarr EMC. Its fleet of generating units totals 7,843 megawatts capacity, including 728 megawatts of Smarr EMC assets. Oglethorpe Power Corporation was founded in 1974 and is headquartered in Tucker, Georgia.

How Georgia Transmission Works

Georgia Transmission

700 substations. 3,200 miles of transmission lines. 4.3 million residents served. We plan, build and maintain the Georgia energy grid infrastructure, ensuring our local communities have access to reliable, affordable energy.

Since news of the COVID-19 virus hit our area, we have paid special attention to all the information coming out both on a national and local level. That includes information from our state and local government officials, as well as the information coming from the CDC and the Coronavirus Task Force.  As more information concerning the virus and its potential effects on our families and our community, comes out, we’ve made changes in how we are working to protect you and our employees. 
 
Effective Monday, March 23, Coweta Fayette EMC will further limit its daily work activities to include only essential services. This means we will continue responding to outages, maintaining our call center, and addressing various reliability issues. However, all other non-essential activities and services are being suspended until further notice. Our lobbies will remain closed but the drive-thrus at all locations are open. Members can still utilize our many online options to monitor account activity through our member portal, send service request or make payments. You can also download our free CFEMC app (available in the App Store or on Google Play).   
 
Our focus is the safety and welfare of our employees and their families, while at the same time providing you, our member, with reliable and dependable electric service. 
 
CFEMC knows this is a stressful time for everyone. Rest assured, we’ll continue to provide you with the reliable, dependable electric service you are accustomed to. We urge you to take precautions for the health and welfare of your family as well. Please continue good health habits such as washing your hands and sanitizing frequently touched areas. We also encourage you to practice social distancing. CFEMC prepares for a variety of crises. While this isn’t an outage situation caused by a major storm, our emergency plans are updated frequently, and we feel confident in our ability to keep your lights on while keeping both our employees and you safe.