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Between the Lines

Explaining the business of your electric cooperative

Your Friendly, Neighborhood Microgrid

Advanced grid tech is cropping up on co-op lines across the state

Co-op Tech: Life on a Microgrid

A Brunswick County neighborhood has earned an innovative distinction

Co-op Tech: From Pork to Power

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

Co-op Tech: The Agile, Fractal Grid

The Ocracoke microgrid project is paving the way for future innovation

How to operate a portable generator safely

Use the correct size generator and run it safely.

A First for the State

Ocracoke Island’s microgrid uses local resources to improve reliability

A Guide to North Carolina’s Electric Power Providers

An illustrated guide to the electric utilities that serve North Carolina.


An expectation shared by cooperatives & members

How good are electric co-ops? Ask Wall Street

Independent analysts see strengths in the co-op business model

Capital Credits

It pays to be a member of an electric cooperative