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.

Food Safety During a Power Outage

Before, during and after your power goes out

Considering Skylights?

Avoid common pitfalls

Safety is Just a Phone Call Away

Planning to dig? Call NC 811. It could save your life.

Surviving Without Air Conditioning

Inexpensive ways to stay cool without AC

Co-ops Committed to Global Electrification

NRECA International is bringing power to developing nations

Be Prepared

Hurricane Safety Tips

Are You a "Fan" of Saving Energy?

Don't forget to turn off the fan

Electric Vehicle Battery Life

How long do EV batteries last?

Dry Faster, Save Energy

Try dryer balls for an inexpensive laundry hack

Co-ops Prepare to Power Vehicles of the Future

Managing electric vehicle load so all co-op members can benefit

Skip the Mowing with Lawn Alternatives

Explore these options if maintaining grass isn't your thing

Youth Tour 2018 Scrapbook

Photos from the 2018 Electric Cooperative Youth Tour

A Bright Idea for Outdoor Lighting

Choose fixtures that save energy

Co-op Tech: From Pork to Power

A Harnett County hog farm hosts a new co-op microgrid

Energy Considerations for Pet Doors

Keep Fido (or Fluffy) happy without the drafts