Making the Most of Ceiling Fans

If you are like most Americans, you have at least one ceiling fan in your home. Ceiling fans help our indoor life feel more comfortable. They are a decorative addition to our homes and, if used properly, can help lower energy costs. Union Power recommends the following tips for making the most of your ceiling […]

Stay Up-To-Date on Florence Here!

9/17/2018 9:30 a.m. Crews have assessed the outage in the Wingate area affecting 900 members. One of our poles was washed away and we will need to wait on the water to recede before repairs can begin. Crews are on standby and will begin working as soon as it’s safe to do so. We will […]

Stay Clear!

A downed power line may not be a dead line. It could cause serious injury or death. Follow these tips from your electric cooperative to stay safe: Assume all power lines are energized and dangerous. Even lines that are de-energized could become energized at any time. Never touch a downed power line! And never touch […]

Cooling Your Home in Humid Climates

Did you know the majority of energy used to make your home feel comfortable is spent on air conditioning and cooling? In the summertime, the first priority is heat reduction. However, in humid areas, moisture reduction is necessary to lower the indoor air temperature. If a home has too much moisture, indoor air quality can […]

A Summer to Remember

Two local students had a summer to remember. Brooklyn Buck, a fifth grader at Granite Quarry Elementary School in Rowan County, attended N.C. State Women’s Basketball Camp from June 10-13. Destin Snead, a fifth grader at Clear Creek Elementary in Mecklenburg County, attended the Roy Williams Basketball Camp at the University of North Carolina from […]