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Energy and Utilities

If your power bill includes a mistake or you aren’t happy with your utility service, read our tips to learn what you can do to fix the problem.
 
If you’re thinking about using propane to heat your home, our tips can help you get a good deal.

If you're considering whether or not to allow drilling for oil and gas on your land, our tips can help you learn what your rights are as a landowner.  Our publication, Oil & Gas Leases in North Carolina: Landowners' Rights, explains what to do if someone wants to lease your land to explore for oil or gas.  State law requires that North Carolina landowers be given a copy of our publication at the time they're offered an oil or gas lease.  

We also have a publication that explains state law on fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, a process used to drill for natural gas.
 
We Can Help
If you’ve read our tips and still need help, contact us or call toll free within North Carolina at 1-877-5-NO-SCAM.