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.

A guide to Transmission Towers

Identifying equipment on transmission structures

How Your Cooperative Operates

Member-owned businesses work for their members

Dispelling common myths about CFLs

Efficient options include dimmers, new designs

What Goes Up Stays Up

Why the cost of producing and delivering electricity is going higher

Every Degree = Dollars

Don’t let summer heat burn your budget.

Heat a room from the floor up

Uniform heat distribution is one advantage of under-floor radiant heating

Try This!

Choosing the right heat pump technology for your house

Keeping The Lights On

Electric co-ops lead the way in introducing outage-prevention technology

Try This!

Ceiling fans can cut energy costs year-round

It’s Geothermal

How Gary Woods tapped energy underground to save on his electricity costs.

Staying Cool

Consider size and efficiency for room air conditioners

Pump up your pool’s energy efficiency

How to keep pool water clean without draining your wallet