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

Believe it: The French are Using Cheese to Generate Power

A French power plant uses a cheese byproduct to generate electricity

Shop Smart for a New Water Heater

Weighing options up front can pay off over time

Know Charging Options to Keep Your EV Rolling

NC offers several public charging options for electric vehicles

Affordable Strategies for Drafty Windows

An important contributor to efficiency and comfort

Keeping Up with the Jetsons

Off-the-shelf technology has made futuristic smart homes a reality

Are You Ready for Hurricane Season?

NOAA predicts an above-normal Atlantic storm season

Energy Efficiency Considerations for Homebuyers

Know the questions to ask about energy features

Staying Cool with Extra Space

Finding the right type of A/C unit for your project

Windows to the World

Where to start when replacing your windows

A First for the State

Ocracoke Island’s microgrid uses local resources to improve reliability

Home Improvement: Part 2

Indoor Weekend Warriors