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.

Electrical safety

Take care when working on DIY home projects

Sealing in savings

How to insulate an attic access cover

Power in your hands

Co-ops are working to increase reliability and help members manage their costs

Refrigerators & energy

The real scoop on making your fridge more efficient

Energy-efficient landscaping

Smart tree placement can lower your electric bill and increase comfort year-round

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Cooling warm rooms

Keeping it comfy

Covering your pool reduces heat loss and your power bill

A Guide to North Carolina’s Electric Power Providers

An illustrated guide to the electric utilities that serve North Carolina.

Comeback for energy tax credits

Incentives are extended for home efficiency upgrades

Home on the range

The energy-efficient way of using cooking appliances

Home health

How to keep your home happy and healthy

Lower humidity to lower your electric bill

Reducing moisture improves comfort and allows higher temp setting

Replacing windows

Consider use and appearance as well as the type of glass