Economic Development

Economic Development

As a local energy provider, our customers are our neighbors. Working to develop opportunities for commercial and industrial customers enhances our community through the growth of jobs and local revenue. The areas that Middle Georgia EMC services have much to offer for any size business. A great workforce, excellent housing opportunities and diverse education opportunities, make the location of a new business or the expansion of an existing business within our five county service area very attractive.

Georgia's unique customer choice power arrangement offers most new and expanding businesses the opportunity to choose their power supplier in a competitive environment. Because of the ideal environment for competition for electric energy, Middle Georgia EMC can offer very attractive energy rates with many billing options for our customers. Georgia's Integrated Transmission System (ITS) assures the availability of reliable bulk power to customers at virtually any site.

Through our membership in Georgia Electric Membership Corporation, the state association for electric cooperatives, Middle Georgia EMC offers a number of valuable services for economic development through the Economic Development Department.

Economic Development Services:

      • Customer Choice
      • Location Assistance
      • Retail/Commercial Development
      • Community Development

By maintaining an active role in economic development on state and local levels, Middle Georgia EMC is a leader in working to enhance the environment for businesses within our service area. Our relationships with such organizations as the Georgia Economic Development Association and the Georgia Department of Industry, Trade, and Tourism makes Middle Georgia EMC a valuable asset to you. For more information about the services available to either new or existing business customers, please contact Middle Georgia EMC's Member Services Department at (800) 342-0144 or send an e-mail to mikemcgee@mgemc.com