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

NC Solar+ Schools Served by Co-ops Grow in 2021

Program helps fund solar on K–12 campuses

Renewable Energy Grows to Second-Largest Source of U.S. Power

Only natural gas produced more electricity in 2020

Halifax EMC Solar + Storage Project Marks NC Milestone

Array is the first of its kind to be deployed by North Carolina’s electric cooperatives

Be Prepared and Update Emergency Plans

Stay safe and healthy during a disaster

Which Heat Pump Option is Right for My Home?

Learn the difference between ducted, mini-split and geothermal heat pumps

Save Energy Year-Round!

With regular equipment maintenance

Ants and Spiders and Flies, Oh My!

Prevent pest invasions and unwanted drafts

What the Watt?

Know the difference between lumens and watts

Students Meet Virtually for 2021 Youth Tour

Sessions include meetings with NC Congressional delegates

The Cooperative Difference at Work

Democratic participation ensures a brighter future for electric co-ops and their members

Celebrate National Drive Electric Week

Find an EV event near you September 25–October 3

EV Adventure: Plugging In to the Piedmont

Travel with ease thanks to NC electric co-ops’ vehicle charging network

A Brighter Future Through Grid Management

A new service helps manage a 500-MW resource distributed across the state

Educating a Brighter Future

The Bright Ideas Education Grant Program advances excellence in education