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

Democracy at Work

My experience at the Youth Legislative Assembly

Get Online and Shop Rural

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

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

NC’s Electric Cooperatives, CoBank Fund Digital Inclusion

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

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

Columbus County Mural Celebrates Bees, Butterflies

Brunswick Electric funds public art piece

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

Effort helps veterans find potential career paths with electric cooperatives

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