Five Tips for Space Heater Safety

As temperatures drop this winter, many will look for supplemental heating sources for their homes. Space heaters can be a good alternative for those who want to warm one area of their home without turning up the thermostat on the central heating system. However, space heaters are also responsible for 32 percent of house fires, […]

Education in the Field

Union Power Journeyman Chris Griffin was recently recognized during a company-wide training event, for completing his Associate in Applied Science Degree in Electric Line Construction Technology. Griffin took classes both online and in person while working his full-time position. David Gross, vice president of engineering and operations congratulated Griffin on his hard work and dedication. “I am so happy that our […]

Students- Apply Now for Scholarships!

As part of its commitment to community and enriching students’ lives, Union Power is now accepting applications for a variety of scholarship opportunities. Students will be selected from our five-county service area, which is made up of Union, Stanly, Cabarrus, Mecklenburg, and Rowan Counties. More information and applications for these scholarships can be found under the […]

Let’s Talk Energy

Hello, I’m Jake Thomas, manager of marketing and energy services. For the past three months, I’ve shared various ways you can save money on your power bill and become more energy efficient. For part three of our Energy Talk series, let’s discuss lighting and appliance options.  Lighting Energy for lighting accounts for about 10% of your […]