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.

What is a Transformer?

An illustrated guide

On to the Future

North Carolina’s electric cooperative leaders in April embrace new ideas for leading communities into the future

See Through

The character, comfort and costs of your windows

Upgrade and Save

Running old, inefficient appliances may cost you more than you think

The Well-Lit Deck

Quality lighting enhances outdoor time after sundown

Back-Up Power

A buyer's guide to residential standby generators

Get Cool

How to buy a new air‑conditioning system

Safeguard: protecting the electricity grid

How the electric utility industry protects the grid against attacks.

Shocking news

In 1978, four Rowan County men were electrocuted when they were not watching what they were doing.