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North Carolina's electric cooperatives are monitoring conditions and are ready to respond if power outages occur as a result of winter weather.


Roanoke is giving two local middle school students an opportunity to hit the hardwood alongside their favorite college basketball athletes and coaches this summer, thanks to Touchstone Energy Sports Camp Scholarships.

Enjoy savings this New Year with our Wi-Fi enabled thermostat!

Heating and cooling your home is often a significant portion of your monthly household budget.  As a result, Roanoke would like to help you reduce that challenge by lowering your monthly electric bill.

Start your New Year off with your January issue of the Roanoke Flashes!

We want to give you $10! Find out how you can earn $10 towards your bill in this issue of the Roanoke Flashes!

Make managing your bill easier with REC’s mobile app

Other than your wallet or purse, your cell phone is often one thing that you rarely leave home without.  As your electric cooperative, Roanoke wants to ensure that you have control of your account no matter where you are.  That’s why your account is now always at your fingertips with your Roanoke EC mobile app.

Tired of late fees? Eliminate them with e-bill and bank draft and get a $10 bill credit

Has your bill ever gotten lost in the mail?  Have you ever been so busy that you forgot to pay your bill on time? Your cooperative recognizes that sometimes life happens! Let us make your life a little easier with e-bill and bank draft.

Getting the best of Old Man Winter: Cold weather prep

There’s lots to love about winter: hot chocolate, cozy sweaters and fires crackling in the hearth. At the same time, tumbling temperatures make heating systems work harder and create weather conditions that can sometimes lead to power outages.

Fight the upcoming winter chills

Frigid temperatures can cause heating systems to work over time, and since heating and cooling can make up nearly half of your electric bill, you may experience sticker shock when you open that bill. Instead of waiting until after a potentially high bill is in your mailbox, be proactive. There are things you can do now to help ensure you are managing your energy use and spending less.

Roanoke’s corporate strategy yields results

Message from Curtis Wynn, President & CEO

Three years ago, your cooperative made the strategic decision to be more than just your electric service provider. Roanoke underwent months of strategic planning and goal-setting with one major focus in mind: your satisfaction.

IMPORTANT: End of Year Procedures Announcement

As we approach the end of 2016, here's some important information about how this year's end of year procedures may affect you.


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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