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 water heaters

Tips to boost the efficiency of older electric models

Smart Saving

New technology makes energy efficiency and saving money easier

Outdoor nightlights

Solar-powered outdoor lighting can add accents and light up your pathways

When your A/C conks out

Choose a good contractor and weigh the quotes

A Brighter Future

Electric cooperative delegates look at how partnerships help communities prosper.

What About Batteries?

Improving battery technology can help solve the energy storage question.

Stemming irrigation costs

Alternative systems can cut a farm’s electrical expenses

Cool roofs

In warm climates, cools roofs can pay for themselves in energy savings

What uses 1,500,000,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity per year?

Powering the systems that run our information and communication technology