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NC Co-ops’ Rick Feathers to Retire

Charlie Bayless named as his successor as general counsel

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

North Carolina’s Electric Cooperatives sponsoring NC State Fair exhibit

Halifax EMC Solar + Storage Project Marks NC Milestone

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

Students Meet Virtually for 2021 Youth Tour

Sessions include meetings with NC Congressional delegates

White Rock Farms Receives Funds to Improve Efficiency, Reduce Emissions

Pee Dee Electric partners to bring new tech to livestock farm

The Cooperative Difference at Work

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

Celebrate National Drive Electric Week

Find an EV event near you September 25–October 3

A Brighter Future Through Grid Management

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

Educating a Brighter Future

The Bright Ideas Education Grant Program advances excellence in education

Nimble and Reliable: Natural Gas Generation

Natural gas generation plays a role in a brighter future for electric co-op members

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

Program helps fund solar on K–12 campuses

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

Only natural gas produced more electricity in 2020

UNC Burn Center Unit Celebrates 10 Years

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

Electric Vehicle Q&A

Answers about EV numbers and battery sustainability

Marking a Milestone

Carolina Farmer first hit mailboxes this month in 1946