Pursuant to the Public Utility Regulatory Policy Act (PURPA) of 1978 and directives of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021, French Broad Electric Membership Corporation will receive written member and public comments until June 1, 2023, and will hold a public hearing on June 6, 2023 to facilitate the consideration and determination of appropriate standards on the following matters:

•    Demand-response practices, pursuant to 16 U.S.C. § 2621(d)(20).
•    Electric vehicle charging programs, pursuant to 16 U.S.C. § 2621(d)(21).

The hearing will be held at the French Broad EMC Marshall Corporate Office, with participant sign-in beginning at 8:30 am and the hearing commencing at 9:00 am and will be held at:
French Broad Electric Cooperative
3043 NC 213
Marshall, NC 28753

Please refer to the Rules Page for details on the Tuesday June 6th, 2023 public hearing. It will start promptly at 9:00 am and will end at 10:00 am.

The Cooperative’s current related rate schedules are available HERE.

Comments will be accepted via US mail and should be addressed to:
French Broad Electric Cooperative
Attn: PURPA Comments
PO Box 9
Marshall, NC 28753

Comments may also be submitted via email to purpacomments@frenchbroademc.com.

The Board of Directors of French Broad EMC will consider the comments starting on June 27, 2023 and will issue the Cooperative’s written determination on or before November 15, 2023.

This schedule may be revised or updated. For current information, please re-visit this page.