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Roanoke Electric Cooperative announces Community Solar project

REC has announced plans for its Community Solar project.

Roanoke awards $8,000 back to area schools

Six teachers from the Gates, Northampton, Halifax and Hertford Counties will receive grants tonight to fund innovative projects in their classrooms.

Roanoke Connect: Bringing Broadband to Roanoke Electric Cooperative Members

Roanoke Electric Cooperative (REC) is taking steps to bring its members into the twenty-first century, in terms of technology.

Play- It -Safe: Winter Safety Tips

Did you know? – Monthly average temperatures in North Carolina are the lowest in January, resulting in the increased chance of snow, sleet, freezing rain or a wintry mix, according to the State Climate Office of North Carolina. Our state saw its fair share of winter storms in 2014, so let’s all take the time now to reacquaint ourselves with winter safety tips.

Roanoke Electric Brings Light to Guatemala

Things will be brighter in Guatemala, thanks to Roanoke Electric Cooperative (REC). REC is helping Guatemala, a developing nation, by sending lights that are in good condition.

Roanoke-Chowan Partners for Progress 2: Keeping The Commitment to The Community

The Roanoke-Chowan Partners for Progress Phase 2 (RCPP2), a local collaborative effort of community partners led by Roanoke Electric Cooperative (REC), convened its last quarterly meeting on Friday, December 5 at the REC headquarters.

November Flashes issue is now available!

You can now view your November issue of the Roanoke Flashes!


News and Events

October 17, 2017

Roanoke Electric Co-op is offering water heater control devices. Which boost energy efficiency and savings, free to member-owners.

October 16, 2017

As part of its community outreach efforts, Roanoke Electric Co-op representatives made a special delivery recently to the Northampton County School Board.

September 26, 2017

The Roanoke-Chowan Partners for Progress Phase 2 will convene its quarterly meeting on Friday, October 20, at Roanoke Electric Co-op’s headquarters. RCPP2 is a local collaborative effort of community partners led by the co-op.  Join us to get the latest update on the co-op's plan to deploy internet service throughout its service territory.

Please register by Friday, October 13,  for the quarterly meeting email: or

Please see the agenda for the upcoming meeting below:

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