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Your Energy

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

Four Considerations for Home EV Charging

Weighing needs against technology costs

Youth Tour 2019 Scrapbook

Photos from the 2019 Electric Cooperative Youth Tour

Co-ops Explore Ways to ‘Electrify NC’

Summit brings creative minds together to discuss beneficial electrification

Broadband Bill Opens Up Options for Electric Co-ops

Hurdles removed for connecting rural areas

Changing Lives, a World Away

Personal reflections on how a team of NC co-op volunteers brought power to a Bolivian village

Change your filter for savings

If you aren't regularly changing your HVAC filter, you could be losing money

Are Whole-House Fans Helpful?

Maybe, if used correctly

Co-ops Make Our Voices Heard on Capitol Hill

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

2019 Pole Top Rescue Competition Tests Lifesaving Skills

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

Getting Hot in the Kitchen?

In summer, choose appliances that won't make your A/C work too hard

Keep Cool for Less

Get your home in top shape for summer

The Path to Low-Carbon Power

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

Meeting Member Needs With Low-Carbon Power

Electric co-ops in North Carolina are national leaders in providing low-carbon power

Smart Appliances

Consider pros, cons when mulling purchases

A Different Kind of "Sun Light"

Solar-powered lights are easy and inexpensive