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News, information and opinions on the energy industry, politics and North Carolina’s electric cooperatives.

Wind Power Projected to Outpace Hydro

Hydropower has long held the top spot among renewables

Co-op Camp Builds Future Leaders

Apply for the 2018 Co-op Leadership Camp

An Encyclopedia of Modern Electricity

A new report provides a clear overview of our ever-evolving power grid

A New Application for Bronze-Age Kiln Bricks

‘Firebricks’ could store energy from renewable generation

ECU Students Recognized by NC Electric Co-ops

Scholarship and internship programs cultivate future engineers

Avoid the Most Common Utility Scams

3 tips to avoid pressure from scammer scare tactics

Apply to Attend Touchstone Energy Sports Camp

Fifth through seventh graders can apply before March 31, 2018

NC Co-ops and Employees Donate for Disaster Recovery

In 2017, nearly $12,000 has supported communities in times of need

Young Families are Moving to Rural North Carolina

Census numbers show 80 counties gained those ages 30 to 39

Countries Collaborate on Energy Data

North American countries are sharing data online

Jones-Onslow EMC Supports Solar School

Queens Creek Elementary recently installed a solar PV system

U.S. Rep. Foxx Meets with Co-op Leaders

Surry-Yadkin EMC discussed topics important to its members

Cutting-Edge Co-op Jobs Power the Economy

Electric co-ops are a means to entering a high-tech workforce