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

Nimble and Reliable: Natural Gas Generation

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

Marking a Milestone

Carolina Farmer first hit mailboxes this month in 1946

Pee Dee Electric CEO Elected to National Board

Donnie Spivey will represent state as an NRECA director

2021 Hurricane Season Could Be Above Average

NC State forecasters anticipate 15 to 18 named storms

Four County EMC’s Mitch Keel Retiring

Don Gatton Named Incoming CEO

NC Co-op Leaders Meet Virtually for 2021 Annual Meeting

Event centered around ‘Building a Brighter Future’

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

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

Nuclear Power Q&A

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

NC Electric Co-ops Support Expanding Rural Broadband Access

Statewide broadband access is critical to the success of rural communities

Safe, Sustainable Nuclear Power

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

Q&A: The 2021 Texas Blackouts

Differences between NC co-ops and the Texas power grid

Co-ops Meet Virtually for Annual Meeting

NC’s Wynn delivers final remarks as national board president

Bright Ideas Grants Help Support COVID-19 Response

Funding through the program now totals $13.6 million

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

Specialty license plate supports NC Jaycee Burn Center