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Energy Education

What's new in the energy industry

Back-Up Power

A buyer's guide to residential standby generators

Shocking news

In 1978, four Rowan County men were electrocuted when they were not watching what they were doing.

Electric Rider

A fast motorcycle without the emissions or the noise

Outlets: The Ins and Outs

An illustrated guide to electric power receptacles

What is a Transformer?

An illustrated guide

Get Cool

How to buy a new air‑conditioning system

Changing minds to change lightbulbs

Durham student working to inspire people in her community

See Through

The character, comfort and costs of your windows

Safeguard: protecting the electricity grid

How the electric utility industry protects the grid against attacks.

Increasing thermal mass

Heavy materials can boost efficiency and comfort in your home