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North Carolina's Electric Cooperatives

Office (919) 872-0800/(800) 662-8835

Louis Duke

Sr. Public Relations Specialist and Spokesperson
(919) 875-3182

Kristie Aldridge

Director of Strategic Communication and Marketing

For statewide media inquiries and requests, please reach out to the contact listed above.
If you have inquiries related to a specific cooperative, please contact each local co-op directly.

Visit the Spotlight section of our website for our latest press releases, news and story ideas.

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