Power of Community: LaToya Hooker

Meet JOEMC Consumer Representative Latoya Hooker. If you’ve ever called us and spoken to an employee to pay your bill, ask a question about your account or even come into our office for assistance, there is a good chance you spoke with Latoya. She is a people person and loves helping people. Latoya’s primary focus… Read More

Bringing You the Power to Empower

Innovation is the bellwether of progress, the current that propels us to keep evolving. The technological advances of today are the benchmarks charting this rapid evolution. For JOEMC, this means constantly seeking solutions to serve you, our consumer-member, better. It’s a charge we take seriously, as we strive to be the best version of tomorrow’s… Read More

Power of Community: William Preast

Meet William Preast, Lead Meter Technician at JOEMC, who ensures your meters are working correctly. William has been fascinated with flight since he was a child. At the young age of five, he built his first static model aircraft and then at age thirteen, he received his first radio-controlled plane. He’s been flying ever since!… Read More

Are you Plugged in?

In addition to our website, joemc.com, here are some easy ways online to get energy efficiency tips, the latest news from your co-op and manage your energy use: Follow us on Facebook Your friends and neighbors are Instagram A picture is worth a thousand words YouTube Come to our “channel” to stay informed and stay… Read More

Three Easy DIY Projects to Save Energy

Now that spring is just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to tackle a few DIY efficiency projects for your home. The good news: You don’t have to be an energy expert to do this! Here are three projects you can do now to start saving.  Make the Most of Your Water Heater: Insulating… Read More

It Pays to be a Member

Returning money to our consumer-members is an important cooperative value, and we hope you agree that it’s also a nice benefit of being a JOEMC member. During the last week of February, your cooperative mailed “green” letters to members about the JOEMC Board of Directors’ authorization of a capital credits refund. There is a space… Read More

Upgrading Facilities is an Investment in Efficiency & Reliability

For years, Jones-Onslow has made adoption of new technology a part of a strategic effort to improve operational efficiency and maintain strong member service as long as the new technology made economic sense and was cost-effective. After closely watching our industry and other electric utilities around us, JOEMC is in the early stages of implementing… Read More

Fun, Food, Door Prizes and Entertainment

JOEMC members…bring the family out for an evening of fun, food, door prizes, and entertainment. On Friday, March 29, the co-op will hold its Annual Meeting of Members at the American Legion Building/Onslow County Fairgrounds located at 146 Broadhurst Road in Jacksonville. Highlighting this year’s meeting will be special entertainment from North Carolina’s very own… Read More

Don’t be an Energy Hog!

Lent is here…so NOW is the time to give up being an ENERGY HOG around your home. Here are three things you can do right now to save energy and money! Unplug Appliances & Electronics not in Use Appliances and electronics use energy even when they’re turned off. One tip to help save on utility… Read More

From The CEO: Preparing For The Winter Chill

Winter is here so it’s natural to start thinking about balancing how you’ll stay warm while keeping energy efficient. Being proactive and trying to solve potential problems before the cold weather is in full force is the best way to prepare…and we’re here to try and help you do just that.  Free Home Energy Audits… Read More

New Outage Text Alerts Let’s You Stay Informed

JOEMC’s new outage text alert program provides a convenient way to stay connected  during a power outage. Using the everyday accessibility of text messaging, we can quickly and  easily communicate with you about power outages. Using the outage text alerts can give you peace of mind knowing that you won’t be caught by surprise. You… Read More

Do You Have a Middle Schooler Who Loves Basketball?

If your child wants to gain experience training alongside real college basketball players and coaches, apply for a Touchstone Energy Sports Camp Scholarship and attend basketball camp for free this summer! Jones-Onslow EMC is now accepting applications for full scholarships to renowned basketball camps at two North Carolina universities this summer. Young men can apply… Read More

Stay Plugged In

Going out of the country for an extended period of time? Storm in our area and you want to see an up-to-date outage map? Wondering if we service the new location where you're moving? Maybe you want to set up an automatic draft or just manage your account? Our resource page has all the information you need at the click of button.