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NC Public Power
Public power is municipally-owned and operated electric service. More than 70 communities in North Carolina serve more than 500,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers. These communities are collectively known as NC Public Power.
North Carolina Eastern Municipal Power Agency (NCEMPA)
NCEMPA consists of 32 cities and towns in eastern North Carolina, including some of the largest cities in the region, that own and operate their electric systems. NCEMPA was formed in 1982 and provides wholesale power to its 32 Participants.
North Carolina Municipal Power Agency Number 1 (NCMPA1)
NCMPA1 consists of 19 cities and towns in piedmont and western North Carolina, including some of the largest areas of economic growth. NCMPA1 owns a portion of the Catawba Nuclear Station, operated by Duke Energy. NCMPA1 provides wholesale power to its 19 Participants.