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Economic Development

Since 1995, North Carolina’s electric cooperatives have helped bring more than 14,600 jobs and $903 million of economic investment to the state. Learn more in our special report “Electric Cooperatives and the North Carolina Economy.” [Download PDF]

We provide a wide array of support for businesses seeking to start, expand, or relocate to the Tar Heel State. These include:

  • assistance with site and building identification
  • energy audit services
  • assistance with market research
  • flexibility in rate design
  • power quality services
  • loan and grant assistance
  • demographic analysis

North Carolina Electric Membership Corporation works closely with the following organizations to provide employers with information and assistance:

We are proud members of

National Rural Economic Developers Association N.C. Economic Developers Association


Please contact us to see how we can help your business or industry grow.


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