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Solar, Battery Projects Lead U.S. Planned Capacity

Electric utilities plan to add 85 gigawatts of new generation capacity from 2022 to 2023

Electric Co-ops To Deploy Batteries Across Rural NC

Energy storage will enhance grid resilience, reliability

Electric Co-op Lineworkers Gain Knowledge at Nash Community College

14 electric cooperative linemen completed advanced education work in 2021

NC Co-ops Take the Stage at National Annual Meeting

Electric co-ops praised for innovation, communication, reliability and member support

NC Electric Cooperatives Celebrate 85th Anniversary

Edgecombe-Martin County EMC was the first to flip the switch in 1937

Caring for the Trees That Care for Us

Arbor Day Foundation tips for planting trees

NC Co-ops Participate in National Grid Security Simulation

GridEx is a virtual simulation to support grid security and safety

Powering Up After an Outage

Steps to restoring power should winter weather turn out the lights

Make NC811 a Part of Your Digging Project

Calling NC811 can save lives, and limit damage and extensive repairs

NC Electric Co-ops Join International Research Initiative

Collaborative will help advance low-carbon energy technologies

Wake Electric Grant Promotes Reading Among Granville County Students

Bright Ideas grants have impacted more than 2.8 million NC students

Journey To Save A Life

A casual conversation between co-workers led to a lifesaving surgery

Roanoke Electric CEO Honored with NC Rural Leadership Award

Recognition comes as Wynn is named CEO of Fla. co-op