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Flippin' the Switch is the monthly podcast of Jones-Onslow EMC, an electric cooperative located in southeastern North Carolina. Listeners can learn more about JOEMC's community programs and involvement, get quick and easy energy tips that'll save them money around the home, and hear how the co-op is using the latest in technologies to assist in providing the best customer experience possible.

Flippin' the Switch is the monthly podcast of Jones-Onslow EMC, an electric cooperative located in southeastern North Carolina. Listeners can learn more about JOEMC's community programs and involvement, get quick and easy energy tips that'll save them money around the home, and hear how the co-op is using the latest in technologies to assist in providing the best customer experience possible.
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Flippin' the Switch is the monthly podcast of Jones-Onslow EMC, an electric cooperative located in southeastern North Carolina. Listeners can learn more about JOEMC's community programs and involvement, get quick and easy energy tips that'll save them money around the home, and hear how the co-op is using the latest in technologies to assist in providing the best customer experience possible.

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English


Episodes

Episode Five - Bright Ideas Grant Deadline, Fall Maintenance and Energy Savings, and the United Way of Onslow County

9/10/2019
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Run Time: 37 minutes Topics discussed in this episode: We sit down with past Bright Ideas Grant Winner Tracy McIntyre to talk about the impact the program has in our schools and talk 2019/20 application deadline dates. Energy efficiency guru Charles Westmoreland joins the podcast to talk about a few things you can do around the home this fall that can save you money now and later down the road. Finally, we talk to President/CEO of the United Way of Onslow County, Raquel Painter, about the...

Duration:00:37:00

Episode Four - DIY Projects to Improve Energy Efficiency, #WhoPowersYou Contest, and Portable Generator Safety

8/5/2019
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Run Time: 33 minutes Topics discussed in this episode: We sit down with the co-op's energy efficiency guru, Charles Westmoreland, and talk about a few weekend DIY projects you can do to make your home more energy-efficient. We talk with Touchstone Energy's Mary Ann Cristiano about the #WhoPowersYou Contest that recognizes our community's unsung heroes and the final guest on the podcast is JOEMC's Safety Director, Chris Banks, who joins the show to talk portable generator safety.

Duration:00:33:30

Episode Three - Youth Tour Recap, Ways to Pay Your Electric Bill, Energy Efficiency with Properly Sized HVAC Equipment

7/2/2019
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Run Time: 30 minutes Topics discussed in this episode: A sit down with JOEMC youth tour representative Drew Shugart, a variety of options to pay your electric bill with the co-op's VP of Commercial Operations Wanda Jones, and member service representative (and energy efficiency guru) Charles Westmoreland talks about the Goldilocks Syndrome as it relates to properly sizing your heating and cooling system.

Duration:00:29:56

Episode Two - Hurricane Preparedness, PTSD Month, Advanced Metering Infrastructure

6/11/2019
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Run Time: 37 minutes Topics discussed in this episode: Hurricane Preparedness with Onslow County Emergency Management Director Norman Bryson, PTSD Month with Commander Andrew Martin, United States Navy, and JOEMC rolls out a new technology (advanced metering infrastructure or AMI) this year and project manager Aaron Spencer talks "AMI 101".

Duration:00:37:09

Episode One - Electrical Safety Month, Heat Pump Maintenance, and Bright Ideas

5/13/2019
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Welcome to the first episode of Flippin' the Switch from Jones-Onslow EMC. In this month's episode we'll talk electrical safety (after all May is Electrical Safety Month), advice on what you can do to help your heat pump operate efficiently this summer, and the co-op's Bright Ideas Educational Grant Program which is celebrating 25 years of giving back to our local schools and educators.

Duration:00:29:28