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Savings adds up with Upgrade to $ave

Since its Upgrade to $ave program was launched two years ago, Roanoke Electric Co-op has helped more than 200 member-owners make energy efficient upgrades to their homes.

Roanoke Electric Cooperative’s broadband initiative enters next phase

With its “Roanoke Connect” fiber optic network nearly complete, Roanoke Electric Cooperative is launching a pilot program to test how it could be used to bring high-speed internet to co-op member-owners. The pilot is an important step toward bridging the digital divide for Roanoke Electric members in northeastern North Carolina.

Discover two offers to lower your electric bill in the March issue of the Flashes!

Tired of your electric bill getting lost in the monthly clutter of expenses?  Find out how your cooperative is offering to help in the latest issue of the Roanoke Flashes.

Sustainable Forestry and African American Land Retention Project Announces Financial Assistance for Forest Landowners

Roanoke Electric Cooperative’s non-profit organization The Roanoke Center, Sustainable Forestry and African American Land Retention Project (SFAALRP) announces financial assistance for forest landowners in the following counties: Halifax, Northampton, Bertie, Hertford, Gates, Chowan, and Perquimans.

You're Invited! Roanoke Electric Cooperative plans to discuss broadband access at upcoming RCPP2 Meeting

Join your cooperative and community leaders to discuss broadband access and energy conservation through connectivity at the March 10th Roanoke Chowan Partners for Progress (RCPP2) meeting.

Apply for a Touchstone Energy Sports Camp Scholarship by March 31

Time is ticking for local middle-school students to apply for an all-expense paid scholarship to attend summer basketball camp at two of the state’s largest universities. 

Common Power Line Myths

Roanoke Electric Cooperative bets you’ve heard a lot of myths about power lines, like “If birds sit on power lines, they must be safe to touch.” Not true. And we’re here to tell you why.

Join us for a Career Fair on February 23

Looking for a career?  Join us at the upcoming Career Fair at The Roanoke Center on February 23rd.

Love on the Line

Roanoke EC’s lineworkers don’t work alone on our power lines. Whether they are climbing poles, restoring power, or clearing tree limbs to prevent future outages, they are never far from the hearts of the women who love them.

Don’t miss these alerts for your account!

When there’s something going on in the world, most people want to be alerted as soon as possible.  Whether it’s a breaking news update or the latest iPhone release, knowing sooner rather than later is everyone’s desire – and knowing information about your account is no different!  


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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