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News, information and opinions on the energy industry, politics and North Carolina’s electric cooperatives.

EV Adventure: The Mountains are Calling

Travel with ease thanks to NC electric co-ops’ vehicle charging network

Get Online and Shop Rural

Support rural NC businesses on ‘Shop Rural Day’ this November 11

NC’s Electric Cooperatives, CoBank Fund Digital Inclusion

Grants support the launch of a new statewide digital literacy training program

‘Vets Power Us’ Program Seeks to Bridge Military to Co-op Service

Effort helps veterans find potential career paths with electric cooperatives

NC Co-ops’ Rick Feathers to Retire

Charlie Bayless named as his successor as general counsel

The Cooperative Difference at Work

Democratic participation ensures a brighter future for electric co-ops and their members

NC Solar+ Schools Served by Co-ops Grow in 2021

Program helps fund solar on K–12 campuses

‘Field of Dreams’ to Provide Hands-on Ag Experience for Fairgoers

North Carolina’s Electric Cooperatives sponsoring NC State Fair exhibit

Celebrate National Drive Electric Week

Find an EV event near you September 25–October 3

Renewable Energy Grows to Second-Largest Source of U.S. Power

Only natural gas produced more electricity in 2020

Halifax EMC Solar + Storage Project Marks NC Milestone

Array is the first of its kind to be deployed by North Carolina’s electric cooperatives

A Brighter Future Through Grid Management

A new service helps manage a 500-MW resource distributed across the state

UNC Burn Center Unit Celebrates 10 Years

The Acute Burn and Wound Care Unit was funded by NC electric co-ops

Students Meet Virtually for 2021 Youth Tour

Sessions include meetings with NC Congressional delegates

Educating a Brighter Future

The Bright Ideas Education Grant Program advances excellence in education