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Central Electric CEO Retires After 30 Years With Co-ops

Edward Oldham selected as next CEO and general manager

Thread Capital Loans Aid Small Business Recovery

Trenton Chiropractic Center is among those benefitting from disaster recovery funds

Broadband Bill Opens Up Options for Electric Co-ops

Hurdles removed for connecting rural areas

2019 Pole Top Rescue Competition Tests Lifesaving Skills

Fast-paced action highlights just how challenging it is to be a line worker

Questioning Space Heater Efficiency

A reader wants to know: How can something be 300% efficient?

What Makes Electric Vehicles Tick?

See what’s under the hood

Youth Tour 2019 Scrapbook

Photos from the 2019 Electric Cooperative Youth Tour

Co-ops Make Our Voices Heard on Capitol Hill

NC co-op leaders made a trip to Washington, D.C., to talk policy

Report: Electric Co-ops Fuel U.S. Economy

Cooperatives are engines of economic development in their local communities

NC State Predicts Average Hurricane Season

The Atlantic Basin may see 13-16 named storms in 2019

EnergyUnited Funds Veteran Service Dog Training

Saving Grace K9s helps veterans through tough times

Co-ops Explore Ways to ‘Electrify NC’

Summit brings creative minds together to discuss beneficial electrification

Caswell County Library Gets a Big Upgrade

Funds facilitated by Piedmont Electric supported renovations

NC Co-ops Position for a Brighter Future

Statewide annual meeting focuses on innovation and service

The Path to Low-Carbon Power

NCEMC has been on a path to generating electricity while emitting less carbon dioxide for decades