Energy Advice and Education to power North Carolina - Carolina Country

Your Energy

Take control of the energy you use with these tips, programs and trends.

Electric Vehicle Battery Life

How long do EV batteries last?

Dry Faster, Save Energy

Try dryer balls for an inexpensive laundry hack

Co-ops Prepare to Power Vehicles of the Future

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

Here’s a cool tip for your fridge!

Cover liquids and wrap foods stored in your refrigerator.

A Bright Idea for Outdoor Lighting

Choose fixtures that save energy

Co-op Tech: From Pork to Power

A Harnett County hog farm hosts a new co-op microgrid

Energy Considerations for Pet Doors

Keep Fido (or Fluffy) happy without the drafts

Where Our Power Comes From

A diverse fuel mix helps ensure reliability and affordability

7 Energy Upgrades for a Happier Home

Boost your home’s comfort and cut energy use with these projects

Surviving Without Air Conditioning

Inexpensive ways to stay cool without AC

Co-ops Committed to Global Electrification

NRECA International is bringing power to developing nations

Cooking with magnets?

The pros and cons of induction cooktops

Binge Shows, Not Energy

When it comes to streaming tv, music and movies, not all devices are the same.