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Pee Dee Electric CEO Elected to National Board

Donnie Spivey will represent state as an NRECA director

NC Co-op Leaders Meet Virtually for 2021 Annual Meeting

Event centered around ‘Building a Brighter Future’

Nuclear Power Q&A

What’s the long-term plan for used fuel?

Q&A: The 2021 Texas Blackouts

Differences between NC co-ops and the Texas power grid

‘Keeping the Lights On’ License Plate Donations Top $25,000

Specialty license plate supports NC Jaycee Burn Center

2021 Hurricane Season Could Be Above Average

NC State forecasters anticipate 15 to 18 named storms

Co-ops Meet with Legislators During Modified ‘Rally in Raleigh’

Local co-ops adapt to COVID-19 restrictions to engage policymakers

NC Electric Co-ops Support Expanding Rural Broadband Access

Statewide broadband access is critical to the success of rural communities

Co-ops Meet Virtually for Annual Meeting

NC’s Wynn delivers final remarks as national board president

National Renewables Leader Joins NCEMC

Amadou Fall has been named COO of the generation and transmission co-op

Four County EMC’s Mitch Keel Retiring

Don Gatton Named Incoming CEO

Safe, Sustainable Nuclear Power

Nuclear energy is key to a brighter future for electric co-op members

Bright Ideas Grants Help Support COVID-19 Response

Funding through the program now totals $13.6 million

Carbon Emissions Drop in 2020 Due to COVID-19 Restrictions

CO2 from the energy sector was 11% lower than the previous year