Our Co-op

Our Company

As a not-for-profit consumer-owned electric distribution system, Colquitt Electric Membership Corporation strives to keep costs as low as possible now and in the future. In fact, Colquitt EMC’s rates are among the lowest in the state of Georgia. Colquitt EMC offers the services of approximately 170 employees to meet the electric energy needs of more than 45,000 members in a seven county area (Berrien, Brooks, Colquitt, Cook, Lowndes, Tift and Worth counties), with approximately 67,000 meters and over 8,900 miles of distribution lines. Click here to view the counties served.

Mission Statement

Colquitt EMC is an electric cooperative which supplies electricity and other services to its members. It is owned by those it serves.

Colquitt EMC’s mission is to reliably fulfill its members’ needs by:

  • providing electricity at the lowest possible cost now and in the future.
  • encouraging the wise use of electricity in a manner which is environmentally and socially acceptable.
  • maintaining the highest ethical standards in all relationships through a staff of honest, well-trained, professional and motivated employees.