Learn about power in North Carolina - Carolina Country

Energy Education

What's new in the energy industry

The Path of Electricity

From power plant to your placeā€”an interactive guide

Electric water heaters

Tips to boost the efficiency of older electric models

Hiring an energy contractor

Before you make home improvements for energy efficiency, get a professional energy audit

Smart Saving

New technology makes energy efficiency and saving money easier

What About Batteries?

Improving battery technology can help solve the energy storage question.

Energy-saving HVAC systems

Climate, costs, and technology matter in choosing among the options

Das Re-boot

By Robert H. Goodson

What's on that pole?

An interactive guide to power pole equipment

Thinking of Replacing Your Windows?

Use this decision-making tree

What uses 1,500,000,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity per year?

Powering the systems that run our information and communication technology

Hot options

When purchasing a water heater, size and energy factor rating matter