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Latest News

  Operation Round Up grants boosting local non-profits
Thanks to Central Electric’s Operation Round Up program, powered by donations from Central Electric members, several nonprofits are benefiting from grant funding. Over $21,000 is…
  Severe storm causes outages
Central Electric crews worked through the morning and into the afternoon to restore service to over 2,000 members who lost power as a result of…
  Now accepting Bright Ideas grant applications
Central Electric and North Carolina’s network of electric cooperatives have collectively pledged nearly $600,000 to the state’s teachers in Bright Ideas education grant funding for…
  Stay vigilant against scams posing as utilities
Local and national headlines are hard to miss, scam attempts are still on the rise. Whether by phone, email or door-to-door, criminals continue to target…

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