Our Purpose

ElectriCities - serving the needs of public power communities through collective strength, wisdom and action while promoting a more successful future for our citizens.

More than 70 North Carolina public power communities, municipally owned and operated electric systems, serve more than 500,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in North Carolina. ElectriCities of NC has members in NC, SC and VA who serve more than one million customers. Most have been providing reliable electric service for 100 years or more.

ElectriCities is a service organization that provides customer service and safety training, emergency and technical assistance, communications, government affairs and legal services to public power communities. ElectriCities provides management services to the state’s two municipal power agencies: NCMPA1 and NCEMPA. NCMPA1 has 19 member cities in the western part of North Carolina and NCEMPA has 32 member cities in eastern North Carolina.