Viewpoints - Carolina Country


Points of view from our readers and co-op leaders

Working Cooperatively to Ensure a Secure Grid

Co-ops are working together to protect the grid from hackers

Farming on a Modern Grid

New electric farm equipment can improve efficiency and help reduce costs

Safety is Just a Phone Call Away

Planning to dig? Call NC 811. It could save your life.

Electric Vehicle Battery Life

How long do EV batteries last?

Co-ops Prepare to Power Vehicles of the Future

Managing electric vehicle load so all co-op members can benefit

Tapping the Evolving Benefits of Electricity

Finding new ways to use electricity can equal cost benefits to consumers and utilities

Capturing a Co-op Scene

Art by Lee Francis

Stay Safe for a Fun Summer

The Energy Education Council’s Molly Hall talks electrical safety

Life as a Lineman

EnergyUnited Crew Leader Shay Reed reflects on his career thus far

Leading the Future

Electric co-ops are on the cutting edge of an industry transformation

Building Confidence on the Court

A past Sports Camp Scholarship winner looks back on the experience

Resiliency: Rural North Carolina’s Greatest Asset

NC’s rural communities are ready to address the issues facing them today

Giving Back to the Communities We Serve

NC’s electric co-ops are as local and community centered as they come

Cooperatives and Veterans: A Winning Combination

The values of co-ops align closely with those who serve in the military